My Resume






John Howard Julian
1224 Brookfield Lane
Mansfield, Texas 76063


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Master of Music in Conducting, University of Texas at Austin, August 15, 1988 3.9/4.0 scale; Accepted to DMA Conducting Program, April 28, 1988

Bachelor of Music Education, cum laude, North Texas State University, Denton, Texas, 1980

Valedictorian, Malakoff High School, Malakoff, Texas 1975



  • 2010 - Present AP Music Theory teacher at Lake Ridge Legacy, Mansfield and Timberview HS: Mansfield ISD

  • March 2004 - 2009 Conductor and Artistic Director, Mansfield Wind Symphony

  • 2009 - present Band Director, Donna Shepard Intermediate and Linda Jobe Middle School , Mansfield ISD

  • 2001 - 2009 Instructor of Beginner Brass and Percussion,
    Computer Technology 5, Donna Shepard Intermediate School, Mansfield ISD

  • 1999 - 2001 Asst. Director of Bands, Gunn Junior High School, Arlington ISD

  • 1997-99 Asst. Director of Bands, Arlington High School, Arlington ISD

  • 1995-97 Private Brass Instructor, Mansfield, DeSoto and central Texas area

  • 1994-95 Director of Bands, West ISD, West, TX

  • 1991-94 Asst. Director of Bands, Sam Houston HS, Arlington ISD

  • 1990-91 Director of Bands, W.T. White HS, Dallas ISD

  • 1988-90 Director of Bands, Highlands HS, San Antonio ISD

  • 1987-88 Graduate Teaching Assistant in Conducting, UT-Austin,

  • 1986 Interim Asst. Band Director, New Braunfels MS, New Braunfels ISD

  • 1983-85 Asst. Director of Bands, Arlington HS, Arlington ISD

  • 1981-82 Private Brass Instructor, DeSoto and Arlington ISD

  • 1980-81 Band Director, DeSoto Junior High, DeSoto ISD

  • 1980 Student Teaching, Malakoff ISD

  • 1980 Director of College Choir, First Baptist Church, Malakoff, TX



  • 2009-2010 Cambridge Who’s Who Among Executives, Professionals and Entrepreneurs

  • Outstanding Young Men of America

  • Who's Who Among American Teachers

  • Who's Who Among American College Students

  • Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society (UT)

  • Phi Theta Kappa National Honor Society (TJC)

  • Dean's Honor Lists

  • Music Scholarships

  • UIL Sweepstakes Award, DeSoto Junior High, 1981

  • Outstanding Performance Award at UT Longhorn Jazz Festival, Arlington HS, 1984

  • First Place, Creative Arts Workshop Festival, Highlands HS, 1989

  • Citation of Excellence, Dallas ISD, 1991

  • UIL "Superior" Awards, Marching and Concert, W.T. White HS, 1991

  • Imperial Service Award, Imperial Corporation, San Antonio, 1990

  • First Place Concert Band, World of Music Festival, Sam Houston HS, 1992

  • First Place, Jazz II, World of Music Festival, Sam Houston HS, 1992

  • Conductor for W.T. White High School Band for reception Queen Elizabeth II of Britain, 1991


  • Don Jacoby, Denton, Texas 1977-87
  • Raymond Crisara, University of Texas, 1982, 86-87

  • David Ritter, West Tx.St.Univ., 1983

  • Doug Gibbs, Marion Trout, Bill Collins, University of North Texas, 1976-80

  • Jack Smith, Tyler, Texas 1976-77

  • Robert Hibbs, Dallas, Texas 1975-76

  • Glenn Richter, University of Texas 1987

  • Richard Floyd, University of Texas 1987-88

  • Larry Stanley, Tyler, Texas 1979-80

  • Russ Scanlon, Austin, Texas 1987



  • University of Texas Wind Ensemble (principal trumpet), Jazz Orchestra, Orchestra, Brass Quartet/Quintet

  • University of North Texas Bands and Lab Bands;

  • West Texas State University Symphonic Bands and Jazz Orchestra (lead); recital performances


  • Six Flags Over Texas Productions

  • Arlington Brass Quintet

  • Walnut Ridge Baptist Church Brass Quintet

  • Mid-Cities Metropolitan Orchestra (principal)

  • free-lance work with various dance bands

  • Broadway musical orchestras; studio recording

  • Southern Baptist National Convention Orchestra

  • Adolphe Labbe Jazz Quintet

  • various church orchestra, brass, and solo performances

Marching Band:
  • Conceptualization and implementation of marching style for Class 4A and 5A high school bands, including show design, instruction, refinement and organization of rehearsals and public performances
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant for 350 member UT Longhorn Band

Concert Band/Wind Ensemble:

  • Conductor/teacher for bands grades 6 - 12, including UIL and concert performances since 1980

  • guest conductor for UT Longhorn Summer Band and University of Texas Wind Ensemble

  • Masters Conducting Recital with UT Wind Ensemble, April 28, 1988
Jazz Ensemble:
  • Director of award-winning Sam Houston High School Jazz Ensemble
  • Director of award-winning Arlington High School Jazz Ensemble
  • Co-Director of UT Longhorn Jazz Ensemble
  • Improvisation Instructor for UT Longhorn Music Camp, 1988
  • Director of Highlands High School Jazz Ensemble, San Antonio
Private Teaching:
Ensemble and Individualized instruction to students grade 6 - college, including practice and performance concepts, preparation of solo/ensemble pieces and All-State audition materials since 1977.  (Yes, 1977. Laugh if you must, but think about it again in 35 years,)


Extensive performance experience on trumpet at university and professional levels in classical, jazz and commercial styles


All-Region band, orchestra and jazz auditions; All-Area band auditions; invitational solo, ensemble and concert band adjudication


Various High School and Junior High School Bands and Jazz Bands; trumpet clinics at various schools


Experience in all facets of band program administration, including budgeting, inventory, fund raising, transportation, recruiting, supervision of student teachers and faculty/community relations




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