Teaching and Professional Experience

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Compilation Video from 30 years of Private Lesson Student Performances and Percussion Ensemble Concerts

Teaching Experience

Karen Newell Drum Studio 1976-1996 and 2004-current, currently accepting only on-line students

Les Prestine Percussion Ensemble 2014-2020 

Central Dekalb Senior Center Drum Classes 2018-current

Girls Rock Camp Atlanta 2018-2021

Ladies Rock Camp Atlanta 2018-2020

Drum Instructor for Decatur High School Marching Band 2005-2006
http://www.decaturhighschool.org/

Ponce De Leon Music Center (Cumming/ GA) 1995- 2004

Music-Go-Round at Northpoint Mall, GA 1996- 1999

Lanier School of Music 1994-1995

Atlanta Institute of Music/ Percussion Instructor 1992-1993

The North Denver Drum Studio 1977-1979

Moody Music, Wheat Ridge, Colorado 1976-1979

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Professional Experience: too numerous to list, a few highlights below:

The Casper Troopers Drum & Bugle Corp.
(Casper, Wyoming) Quints 1982 Season/ Toured 19 states and 2 Canadian Provinces

                                                                                                     http://www.troopersdrumcorps.org/

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Atlanta Freedom Marching Band
(1996-2001)

http://afmb.lambda.net/

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Guitar City Drum Off Finalist (Atlanta) 1997/1998
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The Seed & Feed Marching Abominable Band  1993  

http://www.seedandfeed.org/
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CorpsVets Senior Drum & Bugle Corp
2002 Season (Quints)

http://www.corpsvets.org/

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1988 Atlanta Braves Baseball, Band of Braves (performed for Clubhouse, Stadium Large Screens, live between innings and various performances for all home games (about 140)  

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Symphony Orchestra Experience

Jeffco Concert Band 2021-current

Cheyenne Symphony   http://www.cheyennesymphony.org/
1981-1986

Ft. Collins Symphony http://www.fcsymphony.org/
1981-1986

Norwalk Symphony http://norwalksymphony.org/
1989-1990

Gwinnett Civic Orchestra
1993

Emory University Symphonic Wind Ensemble
1996-1997

Emory University Orchestra
1996 

Emory University Jazz Band
1996

Emory Javanese Gamelan Ensemble

1996

http://www.music.emory.edu/

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Choral Group Experience:

Atlanta Feminists Woman’s Chorus  http://www.afwcchorus.org/
2002-2009

Atlanta Gay Men’s Chorus http://www.agmchorus.org/
1998-2009

Our Song  http://www.oursongatlanta.com/
2003-2009