The Trabuco Hills High School Percussion Ensemble is the 2018 Southern California Percussion Alliance Percussion Scholastic Open (PSO) - Round 1 eighth place. The Percussion Ensemble is under the direction of Robert Bowen (Caption Head), with assistance from Rudy Arzaga, Donovan Alanes, Jackson Lai, and Deanna Stockwell.
The major accomplishments of the Trabuco Hills High School Percussion Ensemble are listed in the Trabuco Hills High School Instrumental Music Program Resume: 1992-2019.
During the fall season, the Percussion Ensemble is part of the Thundering Mustangs Marching Unit. As such, these members are required to attend all marching unit events. During the fall season, rehearsals are typically Mondays from 12:15pm until 3:30pm, Tuesdays from 2:15pm until 4:30pm, Thursdays from 6:00pm until 9:00pm, Fridays from 2:15pm until 4:30pm and Saturdays at varying times.
In the Winter of 2019, the Percussion Ensemble will compete in the Percussion Scholastic Open (PSO) class in the Southern California Percussion Alliance (SCPA) circuit. During the winter season, rehearsals are typically Mondays from 1:15pm until 4:15pm, Wednesdays from 2:30pm until 5:00pm and Fridays from 3:00pm until 5:30pm.. The Winter 2019 show is entitled "The Pieces of My Heart".