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Phil Summerall has been the Music Director and co‐founder of the South Florida Winter Guard Association’s Percussion Independent A‐Class 2009 Gold Medalist, AQUARIUS Percussion Ensemble. As of 2009‐2010 school year, he is also the Director of Percussion at Saint Lucie West Centennial High School in Port Saint Lucie, Florida. Phil was also an active Dynasty Percussion educator since 2003‐2012 when he served as a percussion co‐educator for Vero Beach High School and AQUARIUS Percussion Ensemble. Some of his teaching
Phil has had the pleasure to take lessons from some of the most respected, highly regarded, and critically acclaimed percussionists in the business from yesterday to today. This list includes, but is not limited to: piano lessons from Young and the Restless composer Jeffrey Osborne at age 8; various college professors from Mike Gill at Northwestern University and Mike Mann from The University of Miami and Phantom Regiment Drum and Bugle Corps. Other distinguished mentors and instructors included Allan Murray of System Blue and Suncoast Sound Drum and Bugle Corp, SOA clinics with Tom Float, Bill Belcher from Tift County, GA High, Dennis Johnson of the
Front Ensemble Coordinator
Having been involved with percussion for over 18 years, Eric has performed and taught through various percussion settings including marching, concert, and non-traditional instruments while also successfully writing and teaching in the full band setting as well. As a well-versed and dynamic teacher, Eric has participated in both the traditional and competitive percussive fields as a full-percussionist playing various instruments as needed, while specializing in the art of tenor playing.
Professionally, Eric was formerly the founder and Executive Director for WGI Finalist REEF Independent Percussion Ensemble and is currently the Director and composer for MassFX Performance Group, and the Miami Heat Street Band Drumline
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From San Juan, Puerto Rico, Jose is studying Neuroscience at the University of Central Florida. He is also a snare tec with the WGI percussion ensemble
With over 15 years of drumming, AJ has marched with the following groups: Flanagan high school (WGI PSO), University of Miami marching band, STYRKE PERCUSSION (WGI PIW) and aged out with DCI Kiwanis Kavaliers. AJ has also taught at various high schools in south Florida, (WGI PIA) AQUARIUS PERCUSSION ENSEMBLE, and currently with (WGI PIA) RIPE TIDE!
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