Michael Guertin – Assistant Percussion Caption Head

Mr. Michael Guertin is currently completing a degree in jazz composition and arranging from the University without walls (UMass Amherst) and is currently studying compostion and jazz guitar performance with Bob Ferrier. Previously he has studied composition with the late Dr. Billy Taylor working on composing not just jazz but all aspects of modern harmony and...
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Robert Kogut – Front Ensemble Instructor

Mr. Robert Kogut holds a Master of Science Degree in Music Education (1983) from Western Connecticut State University. Through over thirty five years of teaching, Mr. Kogut has taught at high School, middle school and elementary school giving him vast experience working with all ages. He has had a long history with the CT Hurricanes since marching snare...
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Pete Propfe – Corps Director

Pete started his drum corps career with the CT Vagabonds Drum and Bugle Corps (Torrington, CT) from 1969 – 1971 playing baritone and soprano. In 1972-73 Pete played lead soprano for the Oxford Explorers and 1st soprano for the Skyliners from 1974-75. He played with various small drum corps in CT and MA from 1976-79....
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G. James Miller – Percussion Caption Head

Mr. G. James Miller holds a Master of Science Degree from Full Sail University (2011), a Master of Arts Degree in Music from Columbia University Teachers College (1985), and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Music from William Paterson College (1983). Mr. Miller has served in many of the tri-state area schools as an educator,...
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Rich Warga – Executive Director

Rich Warga will serve as the Executive Director in 2015. On his current appointment by the Hurricanes Board of Directors, Rich said, “I am excited to take on the new position of Executive Director of the Hurricanes for the 2015 season. I can’t wait to see what this year has in store for the Hurricanes....
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