Juan M. Fiestas
Juan is a native from Piura, Perú. Juan came to the Unites States in 1979 to study chamber music with the Portland String Quartet at the University of Southern Maine in Portland, Maine.
Juan graduated from the University of Southern Maine with “Cum Laude” in music performance -violin and continued his education at the University of Texas at Austin in Instrumental Music Education. Juan has traveled abroad and has had the opportunity to teach in music academies, and private and public schools. While living in Hawaii, he worked for the Hawaii Department of Education, taught at the Pearl Harbor Kai Elementary school and joined the chamber music faculty at Punahou Music School.
Here in Texas, Juan has worked as an orchestra head director for the Round Rock ISD, the Austin ISD, the Harlingen CISD and is presently working for the Corpus Christi ISD, Texas.