Visual Austin Byers

Austin Byers

Instructor

Austin Byers is currently an Assistant Director of Bands at Cypress Woods High School in Cypress, Texas outside of Houston. At CyWoods, he leads the visual program for the marching band and directs and assists with their concert bands. Austin is an alumni of the University of Texas at Austin where he received his Bachelor of Music in Music Studies and Certificate in Trombone Performance.

Austin has an extensive background in the performing arts including experiences with drum corps, winter guard, and a professional dance company. He began his drum corps career marching baritone with the Blue Knights Drum and Bugle Corps, and continued to perform with the Santa Clara Vanguard Drum and Bugle Corps. From his marching experience, Austin developed a passion for movement which he continued to pursue performing with ORIGINS, a Independent Open class winter guard based out of Austin, TX. He also spent a season training and dancing with Chaddick Dance Theatre, a professional modern dance company also based out of Austin, TX.

Austin is excited to spend his first summer with the Crossmen Drum and Bugle Corps!