DepartmentMusic and Music Education
EducationM.M., University of Northern Colorado
Adjunct Instructor in Music
You can hear William Pomares as a featured soloist on 4 CDs with the Kevin Dorsey Collective (2006 & 2007 SAMMY Award Winners for Best Jazz Recording) and he has appeared with jazz artists such as Frank Sinatra Jr., Benny Golson, Clark Terry, Maureen McGovern, Robin Eubanks, and the Manhattan Transfer. Mr. Pomares is the BandDirector for grades 5-8 at Mt. Markham Middle School, where he has taught for the last 15 years. Recent publications include an elementary band method book, 2 books of reading exercises for concert band, a beginning drum set method, and a beginning/intermediate method for jazz style and improvisation.