Al Luna is a native San Diegan. He attended SDSU as a music major,
with an emphasis on thewoodwind instruments, the clarinet, saxophone and flute. He also studied in
Los Angeles with well known studio musicians such as William Green, Plas Johnson, Buddy Collette, etc.
During his professional career, he has performed in many venues from classical, jazz, big band to rock
as well as performing on commercial studio recordings. As a professional "doubler" he was required to
be professionally proficient on the sax, clarinet as well as the flute. Al played with San DiegoCharger
band for 6 years as well as performed with many show bands backing up various celebrities.
Al has been teaching in the Poway and La Jolla area for the past 30 years. During this time he has
seen many of his own student reach their own professional musical dreams. Al enjoys teaching all levels and ages.