Andrew Monteiro

Front Ensemble Caption Supervisor: Cadets2 Drum & Bugle Corps
Front Ensemble Coordinator: Cadets Winter Percussion

Andrew began his marching career in 2009 when he joined the Blue Stars Drum & Bugle Corps' front ensemble. He went on to join The Cadets' front ensemble ("CPit") in 2010, and he spent his age-out summer as a member of the World Champion 2011 Cadets.

Since 2012, Andrew has served as the Front Ensemble Caption Supervisor for Cadets2, and plans to return for his third year with the corps in the 2014 season. Most recently, he accepted the Front Ensemble Coordinator position for the inaugural Cadets Winter Percussion season in 2014.

Andrew as taught and arranged for many high school marching bands in New Jersey, including the two-time Northern States Champions South Brunswick Marching Band and more recently the Brick Memorial High School Marching Band.

He has studied under many accomplished instructors including Iain Moyer, Jason Inhat, Mike Zellers, Jim Ancona and Tom Aungst. He also studied classical percussion at New York University under Jonathan Haas, Simon Boyar and Josh Quillen and is a recent graduate from NYU with a degree in Economics.