Joseph Avery is a band director, percussion educator, composer/designer, and drill writer out of the Central Valley California area, specializing in battery technique and percussion performance. He is currently the Associate Director of Bands for Clovis High School (Clovis, Ca.). He is also the Director of Percussion for the Clovis High School Area, which includes Clark Intermediate School (its feeder program), and its seven feeding elementary schools.
Joseph has worked with, choreographed, written, designed, and taught for Clovis Unified School District, Madera Unified School District, Fresno Unified School District, as well as being brought on as a consultant for a multitude of high schools and middle schools around the Central Valley. He also works very closely with the board for SJVCGPR, the largest indoor circuit of Central California.
Joseph’s performance in the percussion community has taken place both outdoors and indoors with Carolina Crown, Sacramento Freelancers Indoor, and the Concord Blue Devils organization.