Damon Vela

“I would teach children music, physics, and philosophy; but most importantly music, for the patterns in music and all the arts are the keys to learning.”


Contact Info:


Office ***Phone: 254-857-4604

Remind: Text @12971a to 81010

Cell: 254-644-6250

Daily Schedule:

1st Period - Music Lab

2nd Period - High School Band

3rd Period - Music Lab

4th Period - Middle School Band

5th Period - Middle School Band

6th Period - Middle School Band

7th Period - Middle School Band

8th Period - Middle School Band

Drumline Results



Casey Towner & Alyssa Virnau

  1. Vanessa Gonzales-Loredo
  2. Dylan Hansen
  3. Whitney Priest
  4. Jasmine Salazar
  5. Brooke Tamez


  1. Braden Skeen
  2. Luke Davis
  3. Mason Strauch
  4. Jaylynn El-Far
  5. Lexie Caro


  1. Carlos Juarez
  2. Ryan Jansing

Bass Drums:

  1. Darrian Clark
  2. Brie Lomenzo
  3. Heavyn Moltzer
  4. Bekah Hugghins
  5. Kobe Dill
  6. Gage Ashley

Congratulations to our students making Region Band and Advancing to Area!

Jacob Goldstein- 1st Chair Saxophone

Jasmine Kultgen - 2nd Chair Clarinet

Kenna Provence - 3rd Chair Flute

Braden Butler - 6th Chair Trumpet

Kassidy Robinson - 3rd Chair French Horn (Unable to advance as 8th grader)

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Region & Area Patch Information


Pep Wear Information



Boosters raised over $900 with Freddy's Fundraiser!!

Thank you to all how came out to support!



Mattress Fundraiser raised $3,300!!


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B.A. Music Performance from the University of Texas. I have been working with the Lorena band program since 2001. I currently serve as Lorena High School Band Director and Lorena ISD Music Coordinator.