Jason holds a Music Business Degree from the University of Houston. He has been teaching trumpet since 2000. He is a Dickinson High School graduate, and a former U.S. Marine. His favorite moments are seeing the student's face light up after mastering a new challenge. He believes in leading by example and that hard work definitely pays off. His inspirations include Maurice Andre, Bud Herseth, Arnold Jacobs, Allison Balsom, Roman Jakubas, Jim Vassallo, Mark Hughes and Bob Walp. Mr. Browne has subbed with the Houston Symphony Orchestra.