Blue Knights Percussion Ensemble Announce Staff for 2017

DENVER, CO – The Blue Knights Percussion Ensemble is pleased to announce the staff team for the coming 2017 Rocky Mountain Percussion Association and Winter Guard International season.

“I’m extremely excited about the incredible staff we’ll have teaching at Blue Knights this season. This year’s staff has a very high level of experience in both instruction and design and they’ll undoubtedly provide the best possible experience for the ensemble members in 2017. Planning is under way for the upcoming season and I can’t wait to put it all together. It’s time to forge ahead into the future of BKPE and, most importantly, the future of it’s members.” Mike Nevin, BKPE Program Director said.

Members of the BKPE staff team includes:

Mike Nevin – Director/Program Coordinator
Alyssa McCollum – Ensemble Manager
Colin Spear – Front Ensemble Arranger & Caption Head
Alex Entin – Battery Arranger
Jeremy Thompson – Visual & Sound Designer, Visual Caption Head
Zac Barnard – Battery Caption Head, Snare Instructor
Scott Reno – Tenors Instructor, Program Consultant
Ruben Romero – Bass Drum Instructor
Daniel Salgado – Cymbal Instructor
Keenan Evans – Visual Instructor
Danny Sibley – Front Ensemble Instructor
Garrett Aman – Front Ensemble Instructor

The Blue Knights Percussion Ensemble will continue to compete in Marching Independent World (IW) Class in RMPA and WGI. BKPE is proud to be partnered with Mapex & Majestic Percussion, Vic Firth, Remo, Zildjian, Treeworks, Field & Floor Fx, Creative Costume & Designs, StickTape, Colorado Creative Industries, and Award & Sign.

They will kickoff the 2017 season with a series of BKPE 1-day clinics and auditions in Denver, Colorado on September 18th, October 2nd, 16th, and 23rd. To learn more visit the Blue Knights Percussion Ensemble page and follow them on their Blue Knights Percussion Ensemble Facebook page.