Mr. Payano was born in the Dominican Republic and raised in Puerto Rico since the age of 14 years old. After graduating from high school he pursued a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education from the Conservatory of Music of Puerto Rico, where he also taught Applied Saxophone and Jazz Improvisation in its Extension Program for 10 years. In 2002 Victor earned a Master of Music in Jazz Performance from Florida International University in Miami, Florida, while working as an Adjunct Instructor for the Undergraduate Jazz Program at the same university.
After graduating FIU he moved to Orlando and taught Music at the Lake Sumter Community College. In 2006 Mr. Payano moved to Panama City Beach and started teaching Spanish at Arnold High School.
Take time to make his acquaintance and thank him for teaching our children!