Darren VanDerpoel

Photo_VanderpoelDarren VanDerpoel
Snare Instructor

DARREN VANDERPOEL performed with Pacific Crest in 2007 and 2008. He returned as an instructor in 2012. Other performance experiences include Esperanza Drum and Bugle Corps, Black Knights Indoor Percussion, Riverside Community College Marching Band, and RCC Indoor.

Darren earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing Management from Cal Poly Pomona, and is a director and performing member of the Los Angeles Clipper’s Drumline “Clippercussion.” He is an active percussion instructor in Southern California, and currently teaches at Ayala, Diamond Bar, El Dorado and Nogales High School.