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Tass Duarte is a visual instructor and designer who has worked with many groups throughout southern California. Some of those groups include Azusa High School, Citrus Hills High School, Velocity Independent Percussion, and Gold Indoor Percussion. He is currently on staff as visual caption head at Chino Hills High School, Don Lugo High School, and Gold Drum and Bugle Corps. Tass's marching experience includes four years with Pacific Crest where he aged out as section leader in 2015. He then went on to perform with Orange County Independent Wind Ensemble in 2015 and 2016.


Tass is excited for this new opportunity to learn and help teach the next generation of performers.

This is Tass' second season with Élan Percussion.

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