greg ovenden

Marching Percussion, Dynasty Arranger After with the Blue Devils for 2 seasons, Greg concentrated on arranging and teaching within the UK. He wrote for a Brighton-based corps called Southern Aurora in 1999. In 2000 He was awarded Caption Head of Percussion, with a view to restructuring the methods and styles of the existing percussion members. 
The year 2000 saw Southern Aurora enter the Drum Corps United Kingdom circuit for the first time. The corps was awarded the High Percussion trophy at the October Championships. The drum line retained the High Percussion 
trophy at the 2001 DCUK Championships and the corps has continued its success by winning the British Youth Band Association Premier Class Championships for the second consecutive season with a record-breaking score. Greg became a Dynasty Marching Percussion arranger and endorsee in 2001.