Hastings Bands

2019 Percussion
HASTINGS HIGH SCHOOL MARCHING BAND PERCUSSION

The percussion section of the marching band includes the batterie and the front ensemble. The batterie is the marching members in both the summer and fall season. The front ensemble (pit) is the non-marching members in the fall season. The batterie includes snare, tenors, bass drum, and cymbals. The front ensemble instrumentation can include marimba, vibraphone, xylophone, bells, timpani, drumset, auxiliary percussion, synthesizer (piano), bass guitar, guitar, electronics, etc. We perform on streets for parades during the summer and on football fields for field shows in the fall.