Spotlight on Rafael Maldonado

When San Jose State University music major Rafael Maldonado first picked up a musical instrument, it was a pair of drumsticks in the fourth grade. His older sister had been in band, and he decided that he wanted to be a part of music too (an inspiring episode of Spongebob Squarepants that featured a band also helped him make his decision). Little did he know that it would lead him to the career in music that he is currently pursuing. Rafael is a magnificent musician with an absolutely inspiring passion for the arts, and with his talents he is helping students become well-rounded individuals while also working to spread the joy behind the universal language that is music. Continue reading “Spotlight on Rafael Maldonado”