Chaparral is the in unique position to have a FULL TIME percussion teacher! That means that in each Chaparral band the percussionist get to work with a professional to become great musicians. Besides band music each percussionist participates in percussion ensembles. In addition to band classes we have a Winter Percussion ensemble that competes in the local American Drum Line Association competitions. Our Winter Percussion is the current ADLA Nevada Champions in their division! Participation in the Cowboy Pride Drum Line and Winter Percussion are by audition. Clinics and Auditions are offered in the spring.