Shawn Glyde has been the Fresno State Drumline Caption Head and primary arranger since 2001. Other current affiliations include: Clovis North Educational Center (director of marching percussion, band and percussion show designer, arranger, composer), Concord Blue Devils (drum set arranger, instructor), Millennium Drum and Bugle Corps, Verdello, Italy (drumline arranger, instructor), staff percussion arranger for Gary P. Gilroy Publications and Key Poulan Music.
Current endorsements include Pro-Mark Sticks (Dec. 2010-present), Evans Drumheads (2007-present). Shawn authored 12 drum method books for drum set and drumline studies and has recorrded two cds as a solo recording artist (Art Room 2001, Alternate Rhythm 2007 - twice featured in Modern Drummer Magazine).
In 2005, Shawn founded Drum School (partnering with the Fresno State Music Department in 2008). Drum School (Clovis, CA) is a non-competitive, educational summer activity focused on the developmental growth of students interested in drumline and mallet keyboard studies.
Shawn's year round private drum studio for drum set and drumline lesson currently lists a roster of 25-30 students.
For a more in-depth look into Shawn Glyde's drum music biz please visit: www.shawnglyde.com.