SoCal Dream Welcomes Percussion Guru Peter Huerta

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SoCal Dream Welcomes Percussion Guru Peter Huerta

Post by mnstudio » Sat Nov 05, 2011 9:02 am

So Cal Dream All Age Drum and Bugle Corps have been busy in the off season making preparations for the 2012 drum corps season. We are proud to announce our first staff assignment of the season as we welcome percussion guru Peter Huerta as part of the So Cal Dream family.

Peter is a Los Angeles-based performer and educator. He has been the percussion coordinator at Baldwin Park High School since 2006. Under his leadership, Baldwin Park was named the 2008 and 2009 Scholastic 'A' Gold Medal at the American Drum Line Association Championships.

Peter is currently finishing up his Bachelors Degree in Percussion Performance from the Cole Conservatory of Music at Cal State Long Beach. He has performed with the Cole Conservatory Wind Symphony, Orchestra, New Music, and Percussion Ensemble and has been a private percussion instructor at NMS Studios in Arcadia, California.

He has also performed and worked with the Sierra Wind Symphony, Lynn Vartan, and Gwen Stefani. While on tour with Gwen Stefani, Peter performed on SNL, David Letterman, Good Morning America, Ellen DeGeneres, Jimmy Kimmel Live, MTV TRL, Teen Choice Award's, and venues all across the United States. He has also performed in the Disneyland Christmas Parade as a "toy soldier", and was recently on the television show America's Got Talent finals with "All That".

Peter has studied with Lynn Vartan, Raynor Carroll, Brad Dutz, and Dave Gerhart. Peter is a proud endorser of Innovative Percussion.

More exciting announcements to come from So Cal Dream!

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Dream is a non-profit 501c3 organization dedicated to bringing together individual with diverse backgrounds and interest with a desire to developing and education the community on the art of Field Theater through discipline, teamwork, and the pursuit of competitive performance excellence. Founded in the fall of 2001 our organization provides a structured for those who want perform in a Drum Corps environment while giving back to their community. The Dream Association of California believes that as an organization we can contributions on group effort, and with dedication and hard work will relates to success.
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