Brass Co-Caption Head
Born and raised in South Texas, Arturo Cano is entering his 9th season with Genesis Drum and Bugle Corps, with 2017 marking his 3rd season as Brass Caption Head. A major part of the Genesis success, Art has been part of the Genesis program since it was founded and has volunteered his time and energies in to making our program the success it has become.
Mr. Cano graduated from Texas A&M University in Kingsville with a Bachelor’s degree in Music Education with teacher certification. He was a member of the trombone studio and studied under Dr. Paul Hageman. While at TAMU-K, Mr. Cano was in many of the universities ensembles which included Jazz Band 1 and 2, Wind Symphony, Trombone Choir, Jazz Combo, and The Javelina Marching Band. During his senior year, Mr. Cano was the Visual Caption Head for the Javelina Marching Band. His marching experiences include marching with the 2003 Division II Revolution Drum and Bugle Corps where he played euphonium. Currently Mr. Cano is in his 10th year of teaching and is the Head Band Director at Austin Middle School in San Juan Texas.