Mr. Wesley Penix
John started playing percussion in 5th grade. In his high school years, in addition to normal music ensembles such as marching band, orchestra and concert band, he also performed with the Northside ISD Percussion Ensemble featuring percussion artist such as Lalo Davila. John was a performing member of the World Class Cadets Drum and Bugle Corps for three years (1999, Gold Medalist 1998 and 2000). He received a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Texas at San Antonio studying percussion from Sherry Rubins and Dr. Graeme Francis.
John Brown is a member of the Texas Music Educators Association, Percussive Arts Society, and the Vic Firth Education Team.