Phone: 512-428-2671

Mason R. England

Mason England has served as the Director of Bands at Grisham Middle School in Austin, Texas since the fall of 2022. His teaching responsibilities include directing the Grisham Honors Band, assisting with the Symphonic Band, and teaching all Beginning Woodwind Classes. Musicians under Mr. England’s baton have received consistent UIL Sweepstakes awards. Under Mr. England’s direction, the 2022-2023 Grisham Honors Band was recently awarded the National Mark of Excellence Award for Wind Band Honors. Mr. England has served as Director of Bands at both the Middle and High School level in Western and Central Texas. Before moving to Texas, Mr. England worked in Michigan where he received his undergraduate degree from Grand Valley State University. Mr. England is an avid composer, arranger, and drill writer, working with marching bands in Texas and Michigan during the Summer and Fall. Mr. England currently lives in Cedar Park, Texas.

During his free time, Mr. England enjoys kayaking, exploring local restaurants, and writing music.

Mr. England is thrilled to be a part of the Grisham Band Family! 


Phone: 512-428-2670


Mr. Estrada is the Assistant Band Director at Grisham Middle School in Austin, Texas. At Grisham, Mr. Estrada conducts the Symphonic Band and teaches the beginning Trumpet, French Horn, Trombone, Tuba and Euphonium classes. Mr. Estrada graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Music Degree in Instrumental Music Studies. 

During his time at UT,  Mr. Estrada studied Euphonium with Professor Charles Villarrubia and was a part of The University of Texas at Austin Tuba/Euphonium Studio. In addition to this, Mr. Estrada was fortunate to perform with numerous ensembles including the internationally known Longhorn Band. 

Before coming to Grisham, Mr. Estrada was a Marching Band Instructor for Westwood High School. In the Spring of 2020, Mr. Estrada student-taught at Westwood High School and Canyon Vista Middle School learning from Brigette Parsons and Thomas Turpin.

During his free time, Mr. Estrada enjoys watching movies, drinking coffee, doing arts and crafts, and listening to music! 

Mr. Estrada is honored to be a part of the Grisham Band Family!