Mr. Jose Ahumada » About the Teacher

About the Teacher

This year is Mr. A's second year at the OLC School.

Mr. Ahumada has been a lifelong resident and an active musician of the Hudson County/ NYC 
area. After studying opera and composition at New Jersey City University, Mr. A. finished 
educational studies and extensively studied liturgical music.

He plays weekly at Saint Vincent de Paul Church in Bayonne, New Jersey for the past 10 years. He is the cantor, music director for the Family Mass Children's Choir, organist and music director for the Spanish Mass services and Spanish Choir.

For the past 4 years, Mr. A has been the music director for The Theatre Group, the drama club at
All Saints Catholic Church in Bayonne, New Jersey After graduating from NJCU, Mr. A. took the position of Music Teaching at Soaring Heights Charter School in the Greenville Area of Jersey City. For those two years, the music program grew significantly with after school guitar ensembles, joint programs with the art department, a production of Mozart's Magic Flute, and a Winter Holiday CD album.

The goal of the music department at OLC would be to use these programs and expand them to seek their highest potential.