We are very excited to officially announce two new additions to our design team for the 2018 season.

Jared Andrews joins as our new Percussion Arranger. Jared is on staff for the 18 time World Champion Blue Devils Drum and Bugle Corps. In his 6 years with the corps they have won DCI 4 times, 3 undefeated seasons, and have won the Fred Sanford percussion award twice having never been out of the top 3 in percussion. Jared is also a System Blue Ambassador being both a System Blue artist and clinician as well as being a part of the design and development team
for the System Blue products. He has recently ended an 11 year relationship with the RCC fall marching band as well as the accomplished WGI World Percussion group where he served as the battery caption head for both ensembles as well as the arranger for the fall marching band.

Also joining the team as our new Front Ensemble Arranger is Seth Woodard. Seth is a graduate of the Berklee College of Music (B.M. 2006) whose experience and schooling has included film scoring, composition, arranging, orchestration, conducting, sound design, production, performance, teaching and self-publishing. Currently residing in Long Beach, CA, Seth is the Owner and Founder of First Avenue Music – a music writing/publishing company dedicated to supplying Marching Bands and Percussion Ensembles with professional level Design, Composition, and Arrangements.

Learn more about all of our design staff by visiting the Design and Education Staff page.