“Eggbeaters” by Tom Aungst
Rudiment Exercise #1
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About Tom Aungst:
In the world of marching percussion, Tom Aungst needs no introduction. As the Percussion Caption Supervisor and arranger of the Cadets Drum and Bugle Corps, Tom Aungst captured seven D.C.I. World Championship rings, five Fred Sanford High Percussion trophies, and nine runner-up titles. In 2006, Tom was inducted into the D.C.I. Hall of Fame.
In life outside drum corps, Tom is the Percussion Director for the Dartmouth Public School System in Dartmouth, Massachusetts. His job includes teaching percussion students at all levels of the program, from the beginning students in 4th grade, to the middle and high school percussionists. Under Tom’s direction, Dartmouth High School has captured three W.G.I. Indoor Percussion championships (1998, 1999 & 2008) and has consistently placed in the top three.