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Eddie Capps
Eddie Capps
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Artist Biography

Everything you need to know in one spot.

  • Band/Affiliation: Spirit Drum and Bugle Corps
  • School / Univ. / Institution: Georgia Tech
  • Country: United States

Eddie Capps is currently performing with the Atlanta Falcons NFL drumline (Cymbals) and serving as a Cymbal Technician/Consultant with Odyssey Percussion Theatre, Georgia Tech, Spirit Drum and Bugle Corps and Lassiter High School. He also consults for various groups across the United States. He has marched Cymbals at Spirit of Atlanta D&B Corps 1991, 1992, and 1993 then marched Bass Drum at Jacksonville State University 1993, 1994 and 1995 (PAS Best Bass Line Title). Eddie taught Cymbals at Jacksonville State University in 1997 and at Spirit Drum and Bugle Corps in 1994(until inactive), 1997, 1998, 1999, and 2000. He then returned to Spirit for 2002, 2003, and 2004 (winning Back-to-Back DCI cymbal ensemble championships for the 2003 and 2004 seasons). He then taught at Magic of Orlando for the 2005 DCI Season. He returned to Spirit in 2008 to assist in the reintroduction of the cymbal line after its absence for three seasons. His high school teaching experience includes Choctawhatchee High School 2000, 2003, 2004, 2005, and 2006. His Open Class Experience includes teaching at Odyssey Percussion Theatre in 2005 and 2008 along with Music City Mystique in 2006 (WGI Champions). Eddie is also the Author of Cymbal Technique 101, a Zildjian sponsored and endorsed Cymbal Book/DVD Tutorial that is being sold worldwide.

Marched Experience

Spirit of Atlanta D&B Corps 1991, 1992, and 1993 (Cymbals)

Jacksonville State University 1993, 1994, 1995 (Bass drum)

Atlanta Falcons NFL Drumline 2008 (Cymbals)

Teaching Experience

Jacksonville State University 1997

Spirit Drum and Bugle Corps 1994 (until inactive), 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2004, and 2008.

Magic Drum and Bugle Corps 2005

Choctawhatchee High School 2000, 2003, 2004, 2005, and 2006

Odyssey Percussion Theatre 2005 and 2008

Music City Mystique 2006 (WGI Champions)

Georgia Tech 2008

You can Find Eddie's Book: Foundations in Brass @

http://www.cymbaltechnique101.com/

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