COMPETITIONS, CLINICS & CONCERTS
FEATURING PERFORMANCES BY:
COMPETE AS AN INDIVIDUAL OR GROUP:
See how your group rates in a head-to-head drumline battle in a bracketed tournament format. Independent groups, drum corp ensembles, high school, and university ensembles are welcome to compete.
A “Non-Competitive Format” where two accomplished and experienced clinicians will evaluate your group’s performance, and work with your students for up to 30 minutes.
Veronica Wicks is a percussion educator in Southern California with an additional background of study in psychology and social work. Veronica currently is the Percussion Caption Head at Blue Knights Drum & Bugle Corp. She is an educator, visual designer, and program coordinator at several high schools in California and additionally teaches Broken City Percussion. Veronica has taught many schools throughout her teaching career and is dedicated to educating young adults in personal growth and development through music and mentorship.
Dr. GIFFORD HOWARTH is currently Associate Professor of Percussion at Bloomsburg University located in Bloomsburg, PA. He is currently a national adjudicator for DCI, WGI, and BOA along with several state wide marching band and indoor percussion circuits. Dr. Howarth is a National Yamaha Performing Artist, a Signature Artist for the Vic Firth Company, and a clinician for Remo Percussion and the Zildjian Cymbal Company. He has several works published through Tap Space publications.