Meet the Drumline Staff

Directors, Visual & Techs

Patrick Lyons

Patrick Lyons

Drumline Director / Corps Battery Instructor: Bass

Patrick has been involved with River City Rhythm since the organization's creation back in 2009 and currently serves as the Director for the Indoor Drumline...

Andrew Dussl

Andrew Dussl

Corps Visual Supervisor / Drumline Visual Design

Andrew Dussl has been an active instructor within the Minnesota marching community over the past twelve years...

Paul Weber

Paul Weber

Drumline Battery Writer & Arranger / Corps Percussion Supervisor & Program Coordinator

Paul Weber has eleven years of World Class drum corps teaching experience working with such corps as the Madison Scouts, the Blue Stars, Southwind, and the Blue Knights...

Bojan Hoover

Bojan Hoover

Corps Director / Drumline Front Ensemble Writer/Arranger

Bojan Hoover is a founding staff member of River City Rhythm Drum and Bugle Corps and has been involved as an instructor and designer for River City Rhythm Drumline since its inception.

Matt Haar

Matt Haar

Corps Co-Percussion Caption Head / Drumline Snare Tech

Matt currently instructs the drumline at Eastview High School and has served as a clinician and staff person at scholastic and independent programs across the upper Midwest.

Ryan Schmidt

Ryan Schmidt

Corps Front Ensemble Instructor / Drumline Front Ensemble Tech

Ryan is currently the Frontline Director at Eastview High school for the Marching Band, and Irondale High School for the Winter Drumline...

Cole Hanton

Cole Hanton

Corps Battery Instructor: Cymbals / Drumline Cymbal Tech

Cole Hanton is teaching the cymbal line for a second season this year...

Eric Elker

Eric Elker

Corps Front Ensemble Instructor / Drumline Front Ensemble Tech

Eric has performed with the Colts Drum and Bugle Corps, Minnesota Brass Indoor Drumline, and Minnesota Brass Drum and Bugle Corps...

Chris Richman

Chris Richman

Corps Batterie Instructor: Bass / Drumline Bass Tech

Chris has been a part of River City Rhythm both as a marching member (2012 Indoor) and as a staff member (2014-present)...

Josh Wahlstrom

Josh Wahlstrom

Drumline Staff

Josh Wahlstrom has worked with the Hastings High School Marching Band since he graduated from high school and is currently going on his 9th year in the role of percussion director...

Sam Peck

Sam Peck

Drumline Tenor Tech

Sam has taught private lessons and at many different high schools throughout Minnesota, including Henry Sibley, Eden Prairie, River Valley Percussion Theatre, Buffalo, Irondale, and Eastview.

Jacob Daniel

Jacob Daniel

Corps Visual Caption Head / Drumline Visual Tech

Jacob Daniel is currently a Masters student at the University of Minnesota and has played an active role as both a performer and educator in the drum corps community...

David Palermo

David Palermo

Corps Front Ensemble Instructor / Drumline Front Ensemble Tech

David Palermo has been teaching, arranging, composing and directing for a variety of ensemble throughout the Twin Cities area.

Josh Sayler

Josh Sayler

Corps Battery Instructor: Tenors/Bass / Drumline Tenor Tech

Josh Sayler is an alumni of the Madison Scouts, Minnesota Brass, and Champlin Park High School Marching Band...