Faculty

 

Faculty Picture

Branch:

Mission

Instrument:

Accordion, Trumpet

Genres:

Any, Jazz & Blues (Gospel, Traditional, Funk), Latin, Traditional Folk (Us/Int)

Miguel Govea

(2006) Mission District Young Musicians Program. Miguel Govea teaches trumpet and diatonic button accordion to English speakers and Spanish speakers of all ages. He also instructs beginners in piano accordion and trombone. He tries to convey a sense of the joy in making music, in continuously learning, and in playing with others. He has helped direct and arrange for the Mission District Young Musicians Program since its inception in 2007.

He has co-directed the acclaimed youth band Futuro Picante since 2004. He has arranged for, performed and recorded with his own bands (Los Compas, La Familia Pena-Govea), and various other groups in San Francisco since 1982. Also speaks Spanish.

Espanol: Miguel Govea ensena trompeta, acordeon diatonico de botones, y trombon a los estudiantes de todas edades. Sobre todo quiere expresar la alegria en la creacion de la musica, en el aprender continuamente y en el acto de tocar con otras personas.