Jerbrel Bowens - Director, Music Composer
Looking to serve as a music educator, Jerbrel holds a degree in music
education with a focus in music composition & Percussion from
Houghton College in Houghton N.Y. Jerbrel also holds a New York State
Teaching certificate. He has studied composition under an array of
professors. He also has studied percussion with Jim Tiller and Dustin
Woodard. Jerbrel graduated from Webster Schroeder High School in 2012 in
Webster NY, where he grew as a percussionist and composer. He marched
four years as a snare drummer and had also served as section leader for
the 2011 Webster Marching Band field season and Webster Percussion Theatre. He has been
involved with, and influenced by the drum corps world since 2009.
Jerbrel is currently on staff with the Webster High School Marching Band
as the Percussion Caption Head. He also currently serves as a music
teacher at Renaissance Academy in Greece NY. Recently, Jerbrel was the
front ensemble instructor for the Victor Marching Blue Devils (2015 New
York State Field Band 1st Place National Class Champions) and the Victor Indoor Percussion Ensemble as the front ensemble instructor (2016 New York
State Percussion Circuit 1st place Grand Champions). Jerbrel is honored
to be back teaching at his alma-mater.
Tyrell Carver - Head Front Ensemble Instructor
Tyrell previously served as Percussion Caption Head & Music Director for the Pioneer Drum and Bugle Corps (Milwaukee, WI) from 2011 to 2013. In addition to his involvement with Pioneer over the years, he has been prominent in percussion writing and instruction in New York state. He has taught and arranged for several marching bands, including the Webster and Greece marching band programs. He has also been on staff for several other drum and bugle corps, including Spectrum, Rochester Crusaders and the Empire Statesmen.
Peter (PK) White - Head Battery Instructor
PK White is a percussionist from the Syracuse, New York area who
specializes in Drum Corps along with other percussive arts, such as drum
set and concert percussion. He marched in the West Genesee High School
Marching band playing bass drum, snare drum and tenors. He has also
played drum set in the pit for the Onondaga Community College Indoor
Drumline while in high school.
Luke Martin - Battery Visual Caption Head, Tenor/Bass Technician
Luke is 20 years old and is a 2015 graduate of Victor High
School, where he was a member of the Victor Marching Blue Devils and the
Victor Indoor Percussion Ensemble from 2010 to 2015. He also has
multiple seasons of drum corps under his belt, having been a member of
the 2013 Empire Statesmen and the 2016 Skyliners Drum and Bugle Corps.
Luke currently attends Finger Lakes Community College where he majors in
Dan Campbell - Drill Designer
Dan's teaching and designing experience includes the Marcus Whitman colorguard and Marching band and the Patriots Drum and Bugle Corps. Dan has also been the color guard caption coordinator, visual coordinator and drill designer for the West Genesee Marching band. In addition, Dan been the drill designer for the Webster Marching Band and many other marching bands around the country.
Dan has been an adjudicator for WGI for over 30 years, specializing in Equipment Analysis and Design Analysis. He has served on the WGI task force as the EA caption representative many times. Dan has also judged for DCA, where he served as the visual caption coordinator, as well as DCI and many marching band circuits throughout the country.