Front Ensemble Tech
Brendan received his Bachelor's Degree in Music Education from Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan where he studied with Dan Maslanka and Mark Stone. As a member, Brendan marched Eastside Fury (2009-2011) and The Cadets Drum and Bugle Corps (2011, 2013, 2014). During his time at The Cadets, the corps won The DCI world championships and the percussion section won the Fred Sanford award for the best percussion section. Brendan has taught at numerous schools across the state of Michigan, including Plymouth Canton Educational Park, Troy Athens High School, Ferndale High School, and Southgate Anderson High School. He has also taught at independent groups such as Ferndale Independent Percussion, North Coast Academy, Redline Percussion, and most recently with Carolina Crown! Brendan is currently the band and choir director at Southgate Anderson High School in Southgate, Michigan. This is his fourth year at the helm of the Titan Band, and this will his second season with Divergent Performing Arts!