John Demkowicz - Instructor
is our latest supplement to our diverse and well-rounded family.
has been taught, taught with, and even adjudicated with some of the most elite designers and names from around the world.
currently designs, choreographs, writes drill, staging and music, in addition to adjudicating performing pageantry ensembles (winter guard, marching band, and winter drumlines) around the country, all while he
own groups in the local San Antonio area and Michigan.
has taught groups at every level, from brand new beginners through the ranks to the paramount professionals, and has had success at every level, including: WGI SW, IO, SA
, PIW, PIO Class Finalists, BOA Grand National Finalists, Michigan Competing Band Association
Finalists, Illinois State Marching Band Finalists and UIL State Marching Band Finalist (TX).
John has marched numerous years of drum corps, both within the guard and percussion sections, including many years with The Cavaliers of Rosemont, Illinois.
John is extremely versed in music; he is a musician, both strings and percussion.
has performed with elite ensembles and earned many musical awards including All-State Band
and All-State Orchestra
, and was inducted into the United States Achievement Academy
John has also served as Vice-President, as well as many other board and committee positions for the Michigan Color Guard Circuit.
To keep current he
attends various clinics and master classes including WGI Spinfest, which featured Mia Michaels.
John is a WGI trained equipment judge from the Texas Color Guard Circuit, and a BOA trained visual judge from the Michigan Competing Band Association.