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The Caballeros Add Ian Hale as Percussion Consultant for the 2018 Season!

The Caballeros are proud to welcome Ian Hale as a percussion consultant to their 2018 percussion staff.


Ian Hale – Percussion Consultant

Ian Hale received degrees in percussion performance from the University of Calgary and the University of Massachusetts, Amherst where his teachers included Dr. Glenn Price, Eduardo Leandro and DCI Hall of Fame member Thom Hannum.  He has studied marimba with Leigh Howard Stevens, Gordon Stout, and She-e Wu.  He was a member of the music faculty at UMass from 2007-2008 and served as the Assistant Director of Bands for the Calgary Stampede Showband from 2009-2011.  He is currently the Percussion Director for Spirit of America from Orleans, Massachusetts.

Ian has worked with many fine ensembles including the Calgary Stampede Showband, Spirit of America, Thomas Jefferson High School Band, Dartmouth Indoor Percussion, United Percussion, Boston University, and the U.S. Army All-American Marching Band.  He was a member of the percussion staff for the Glassmen, the Magic of Orlando, the Madison Scouts, Carolina Crown, and the Cadets Drum and Bugle Corps.  He is currently on the percussion staff for the Boston Crusaders Drum and Bugle Corps.

Ian is endorsed by Vic Firth Inc., Remo Inc. and Zildjian Corporation.

Our next camp will be on 12/16/17 and 12/17/17.  For full details on this camp weekend, please see below for full details:

Date: 12/16/17 – 12/17/17
Location: Hackettstown High School
Address: 599 Warren Street, Hackettstown, NJ 07840

Check out the Facebook event page for full details:
Don’t forget to fill out an interest form by visiting the following link:

If you have any questions surrounding membership, please contact Mike Ryan at


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