Percussion Staff

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David Becker

Executive Director (Drum Corps & Indoor Percussion)

David Becker is an active Percussion Instructor and designer based in the Southern California area.

This is David’s 7th year with Watchmen. As one of the co-founders of the organization in 2013 he started out working as the Percussion Caption Head for the Drum Corps from 2013-2015. In 2014 he was also appointed Asst.

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Brandon Johnson

Battery Caption Head and Arranger.

Brandon Johnson, Battery Caption Head and Arranger. This is Brandon’s third year working with The Watchmen after the 2014 and 2019 summer seasons and has been involved with the marching activity since 2004. Brandon’s marching experience includes Yamato Drum and Bugle Corps, Velvet Knights, POW Percussion, RCC Fall Marching Band and the RCC Indoor Drumline as well as the Concord Blue Devils.

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Marcel Barragan

Front Ensemble Caption Head / Arranger

This is Marcel’s third season as Front Ensemble Caption Head with the Watchmen.

His past teaching experience includes Martin Luther King High School, La Sierra High School, Moreno Valley High School, West Covina High School, Apple Valley High School, and Jurupa Valley High School. He graduated from Martin Luther King High School, and is the current Front Ensemble Caption Head.

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Whitley Wasson

Front Ensemble Technician

Whitley Wasson graduated from Riverside City College where she studied percussion. She also marched with both the Marching Tigers and RCC’s winter drumline. Whitley is currently studying percussion at Cal State Fullerton. She teaches at Chapararral High School and Valencia High School. This will be her second season with Watchmen.