Dr. David Frego the chair of the UTSA Music Dept. announced Roland Sandoval, Director of Bands at Sandra Day O’Connor HS, the UTSA Music Dept. Alumnus of the Year. The UTSA music faculty votes on nominated candidates and the recipient is selected from alumni in all divisions within the music department (instrumental, choral, orchestral, graduate studies and elementary music). Mr. Sandoval was selected as the 2015-2016 UTSA Music Alumnus of the Year! He will have the opportunity to speak at the annual music dept. awards ceremony held on Thursday evening, April 28.
“UTSA music and faculty hold such a special place in my heart. I am so grateful to them for this honor. Every day I get to teach music and every day that music is influenced by my UTSA teachers, friends and fellow musicians that guided me.”
Congratulations Mr. Sandoval. We are very proud for you!