Friedrichs is currently the Associate Director of Bands at San Diego State University.
He teaches courses in music education and conducting and directs the Symphonic
Band. Previously, he taught instrumental music in the Poway, CA Unified School
Mr. Friedrichs is an active composer and arranger for all types
of school ensembles, including marching and concert band, and continues to serve
as an adjudicator and clinician for instrumental ensembles throughout Southern