Featured Ensemble Director

Dan Garske

Dos Pueblos High School, Goleta, CA

Dan Garske is the Instrumental Music Teacher at Dos Pueblos High School in Goleta, California. This is Mr.Garske’s 37th year as a high school music educator including 5 years as an Assistant Principal. Mr.Garske received his Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees from the University of Southern California and also took graduate classes at Northwestern University. While attending USC he was a Teaching Assistant with the Trojan Marching Band. Dan is a percussionist and loves playing with a big band. His high school jazz bands have performed internationally at the Montreux, North Sea, Vienne, Umbria, and Vienna Jazz Festivals.

          January 26, 2019