paul rennick

Paul Rennick is a Principal Lecturer in percussion at the University of North Texas where he 
has served on the faculty since 1991. Paul is a leading figure in the world of marching 
percussion and percussion education, with a long history of successful students and renowned 
performing ensembles. He has been a featured clinician and guest artist worldwide, with 
appearances at National and International events for many top professional music organizations. 
Since 1989 Paul has written and designed the competitive shows for the 17-time Percussive Arts 
Society National Champion University of North Texas Indoor Drumline. He is also the 
percussion coordinator for the Nationally recognized UNT Green Brigade Marching Band. 

Paul served as the director of percussion for the Phantom Regiment Drum & Bugle Corps from 
2003-2010, winning the Drum Corps International Fred Sanford Award for Percussion 
Performance in 2006, 2008, and 2010, and the DCI Championship in 2008. Currently, Paul is 
the percussion coordinator and arranger for the Santa Clara Vanguard (Santa Clara, CA) and 
Troopers (Casper, WY) Drum & Bugle Corps. 

From 1999-2003, Paul was a design team member, music composer/arranger, instructor, and 
percussion manager for the Tony & Emmy Award-winning Broadway production "Blast!," which 
premiered in London, England, and toured throughout the U.S. and Japan. 

Paul appeared as a featured soloist with the UNT Wind Symphony on the DVD recording 
"Percussive Palooza," and related showcase concert at PASIC 2008. Paul is also a featured 
soloist on the UNT Percussion Ensemble recording "Vespertine Formations," performing his 
composition "Slopes." In 2013, he was a featured soloist with the UNT Concert Band 
performing the percussion concerto "Drum Music" by John Mackey. Paul has many 
compositions and arrangements published by Drop6 Media and Innovative Percussion. 

Paul is currently an artist and product consultant with Dynasty USA, a Signature Artist with 
Innovative Percussion, Inc., and an artist/clinician with Remo, Inc., the Avedis Zildjian Co., and 
Planet Waves.