Sean Knuth
Percussion Instructor

Sean Knuth is an active performer and teacher in the Los Angeles area. He currently teaches at La Canada High School in southern California and is excited to be returning to the Phantom Regiment percussion staff.

Sean began performing and studying marching percussion at Simi Valley High School in southern California. After gaining experience in each section of the battery, he auditioned for drum corps. Sean started his drum corps career in 2008 where he marched tenors with the Vanguard Cadets. After a successful season, he marched tenors with the Santa Clara Vanguard A Corps in 2009 and aged out with them in 2010. After his age out, Sean taught at several high schools as well as the Academy Drum and Bugle Corps in 2011 and then the Blue Knights Drum and Bugle Corps in 2012 and 2013. Sean also taught at the Pulse World Percussion Ensemble in 2013. (

Sean currently lives in Simi Valley, California and is studying music and performing in a range of ensembles at Cal State University Northridge.