Cascades Announce 2009 Percussion Staff
Cascades are excited to welcome back Rob Lewis as Percussion Co-Caption Head. He was recently the Percussion Caption Head for the Cascades from 1999 – 2002 and 2004 – 2005 and was instrumental in moving the Cascades into DCI Division I competition, culminating with their entry into DCI World Finals in 2002. He is currently the director of bands at Mead High School in Spokane, Washington.
We are also very pleased to announce Chris Grant is returning to the Cascades also serving as Percussion Co-Caption Head. Chris is a Cascades alumnus and past percussion instructor of the Cascades and he even received the Cascade of the Year award in 2000. Chris got his BA in Music and BAE in Music Education from Eastern Washington University. He is a very active percussion instructor, teaching and arranging for many schools throughout Washington.
The percussion staff also includes: Brian Phillips, Shealley Gumiran, Matt Little, Chris Drewry, Sean Schwartz, Ricky Martinez and Nick Molenda.