Jared Andrews: Battery Arranger
Jared is the Battery Caption Head for the WGI Independent World Class Champion RCC Indoor Percussion.Since Joining on with this highly decorated ensemble the group has incredible success not placing lower than fourth and achieving the Gold Medal once and the Silver Medal three times at the WGI World Championships. Jared also serves as the Caption Head for the Riverside Community College Marching Tigers which have a list of accomplished appearances that include the Bands of America Grand National Championships, the Pasadena Rose Parade, the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, and film and TV credits such as Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, the Truman Show, American Pie 2, American Pie: Band Camp, Monk, Boston Public, Charmed and the Gilmore Girls.
Jared has also recently been hired by the prestigious eleven time DCI World Champion Concord Blue Devils Drum and Bugle Corps. His expertise with the world acclaimed RCC Indoor Percussion led him to serve as the newest member of the battery technical staff. Since the 2007 season there has been one or more of Jared’s students to be accepted into the tenor line and all of them have risen to leadership in the prestigious ensemble.
As an accomplished arranger and composer in the marching band and winter drum line activity, Jared has been writing for six years now for the five time SCPA scholastic open class finalist Great Oak high school. Jared has also written for other known bands like Vista Murrieta, La Quinta, John North, Ramona and Chaparral high schools and the Riverside Community College Drum line. Jared also serves as a percussion clinician and arranger for the internationally know Kamehameha High School in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Jared is a graduate of the University of California at Riverside where he received his Bachelors of Arts in Music. He is also a Level 1 graduate of the KCP International Language School in Shinjuku, Japan. And as an avid CrossFitter he is CrossFit Level 1 Certified and CrossFit Movement and Mobility Certified.