Continuity Key Ingredient Of 2012 Colts Percussion Staff

| |

David Nelson returns in an expanded role of Percussion Caption Head and Battery Arranger. Nick Ryan returns in the role of Bass Technician and adds Battery Coordinator to his duties. Jerry Carpenter is back again as Front Ensemble Arranger, while Craig Myers returns as Pit Technician. DCI Hall of Famer Charley Poole will serve as Music Consultant for the percussion team in addition to some talented new instructors that come to the Colts with a wealth of drum corps experience.You can view the entire 2012 Colts percussion staff HERE.

“The staff is really excited about the continuity of approach that has developed after coming together in 2011,” said Nelson. “A solid core group from last season, along with the infusion of some great new talent, is going to provide the percussion section a sturdy foundation on which to build in 2012 and beyond.”


DOWNLOAD percussion exercises, technique books, and audition information you need to prepare for the upcoming audition camps. In addition, be sure to submit an RSVP for the audition camp as well as a 2012 Member Application.

We look forward to welcoming this tremendous group of teachers to the Colts! Returning members…spread the word to your friends and fellow band members. Let’s kick off the 2012 season with an incredible November audition weekend!

Read the rest of the article here.

Posted by on Tuesday, November 8th, 2011. Filed under Current News, DCI World, FrontPage Feature.