Jarrett Lipman is the head band director at Claudia Taylor “Lady Bird” Johnson High School in San Antonio, Texas. He was recognized as a 2021 Yamaha "40 Under 40" music educator for his innovative efforts to grow his music program.

Make Band a “Home” for Everyone

How can you make band a place that everyone enjoys? From student musicians who want to be the very best in the all-state contest, to those who are more casual and never practice outside of class, to athletes who want to participate in band, to students who want to be in choir, orchestra, theater and band.

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Case Study: A 10-Year Growth Plan for Enrollment, Facilities, Instruments and Staffing

Claudia Taylor “Lady Bird” Johnson High School in San Antonio, Texas, opened in 2008 as the seventh comprehensive high school in the North East Independent School District (NEISD).

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