Chyann Figueroa

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Front Ensemble Instructor

CHYANN FIGUEROA performed with Pacific Crest, The Academy, and The Blue devils. She aged out of the Blue Devils in 2014 and served as their Front Ensemble Section Leader. Her performance career also includes five seasons with the RCC Indoor Drumline (2011 – 2015), where she has served as its Front Ensemble Section Leader since 2014.

Chyann is in the process of transferring to Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, where she plans to complete her Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Science. 

She is a sought-after educator, having taught at a number of award-winning high schools, including Woodbridge (Irvine, CA), Fountain Valley, and Valencia (Placentia, CA).  

#PCBD

The highly anticipated Pacific Crest and Blue Devils Experience Camp/Auditions took place this past weekend and provided tremendous results recruiting over 430 students to Pacific Crest’s home base, Diamond Bar High School.

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Giving Wisely

As the 2014 tax year comes to a close, many donors are deciding where to make their year-end gifts. Did you know that Pacific Crest accepts many different types of donations?

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Miguel Guaderrama

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Tenor Instructor

MIGUEL GUADERRAMA has been performing and teaching for two decades. He preformed with Pacific Crest and Blue Devils, as well as the World Class Drumline at Riverside Community College. He was a recognized leader in all three programs.

Miguel also has a love for Latin percussion, and has experience drumming in venues around the world. He started his professional career with BD Entertainment, and has gone on to perform at Disneyland (Anaheim, CA), Ariel Experience, Tokyo Disneyland, and Universal Studios Japan. He has also preformed on live broadcasts, including The Jerry Lewis Telethon and The American Music Awards with Enrique Iglesias.

Miguel’s passion for teaching stems from his desire to give back to the marching and Latin percussion communities. He has educated and trained high school musicians at Cerritos, Ayala, Sunny Hills, Downey, and Diamond Ranch High Schools. He has also taught at Esperanza Drum and Bugle Corps and Blue Devils B Drum and Bugle Corps.

Brandon Gedalje

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Snare Instructor

BRANDON GEDALJE, at the age of 15, began his drum corps career playing snare drum with the Concord Blue Devils “B” Drum & Bugle Corps (2008-2011). He continued on to perform with the Blue Devils “A” Corps (2012-2014). He served as section leader for both corps. Brandon was also a member of the 4-time WGI championship RCC Drumline in 2012.

Not limited to competitive drum corps, Brandon Gedalje also performed as member of BD Entertainment – a nationwide network of performers that supplies entertainment for professional sports teams and companies such as Pixar Studios, Nike, and Twitter.

In addition to teaching the percussion section at Valencia High School in Valencia, CA, Brandon is also a clinician for System Blue.

Help Pacific Crest Buy New Uniforms

Our current uniforms have given their all, and it’s time to replace them for the 2015 season.

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