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    Alvin Band - @alvinband 

    Symphonic Winds - @alvinwinds

    Jazz Band - @alvinjazz

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    J. Matthew Bell 

    Email: jmbell@alvinisd.net
    Phone: 281-245-2590
    Room:  FAC 100B
    Alma Mater: University of Houston
    Conference: 12:30-1:00


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     Biography Info

    Mr.  Bell is the director of the Symphonic Winds, Freshman Band, Brass Instruction, and the Alvin High School Jazz Ensemble. He attended J. Frank Dobie High School and is a graduate of the University of Houston's Moores School of Music. Mr. Bell is an alumni member of the Cavaliers Drum and Bugle Corps, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, and Kappa Kappa Psi. Mr. Bell was a member of the World Champion Cavaliers Drum & Bugle Corps where he marched trumpet from 2005-06 earning a DCI World Championship in 2006. 


    Class Resources

    The links below highlight some of the aspects of being in band that have meant a great deal to me and to many other musicians and educators. These are especially helpful for Freshman parents.

    THEY Were in Band?!

    Why Band?

    What Can Band Do For You?





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