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Rhythm X Winds

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X20 Audition Clinics

Basic Information

Sunday September 22nd, 2019

Sunday October 6th, 2019

Centerville High School - Centerville, OH (map)

$115 ($15 off if you register by September 8th!)
Includes both clinics, registration, packet, and T-shirt.


X20 Audition Clinics Registration - Brass
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X20 Audition Clinics Registration - Woodwinds
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Interested in auditioning for the percussion/rhythm section of Rhythm X Winds? Register using the percussion packet.

Winds Staff

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Steve Mason

Ensemble Director

Stephen Mason earned his bachelors degrees at Mars Hills College in North Carolina. Mr. Mason then went on to earn his masters degree in euphonium performance at the University of California at Los Angeles where he studied with Pat Sheridan and Gordon Henderson. Stephen began his teaching career at the Troopers Drum and Bugle Corps in 2010. In 2011, Stephen joined the brass staff of the Carolina Crown, earning 3 Jim Ott awards for brass performance as well as a DCI world championship. He is a sought after clinician and has worked with programs from all over the United States, Japan, and Thailand. While working the Aimachi marching band from Nagoya, Japan, the ensemble took first place in the All-Japan Marching Band Competition in 2012. Along with his role at Rhythm X, Stephen is the brass caption head for the Crossmen in San Antonio, TX. Stephen currently resides in Miamisburg, OH.

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Andrew Markworth

Music Coordinator, Arranger

Andrew Markworth is a composer, arranger and consultant writing wind, front ensemble and battery percussion for marching bands, indoor drumlines and drum corps. Andrew currently resides in Centerville, Ohio with his wife Kara, their children Natalie and Brady, and Ralphie, the Westie. Previously, he was the Centerville High School Band Director from 2005-2008 before becoming a full-time writer. He is currently engaged as the full score arranger for Crossmen Drum & Bugle Corps in addition to his role at Rhythm X, Inc.

Andrew endorses Yamaha Percussion,  Evans Drumheads, and Zildjian Cymbals. He is a signature artist with Promark - having designed the Andrew Markworth Signature mallets, released in 2018. He is in-demand as a freelance consultant.

Tim Fairbanks

Visual Designer

Tim has taught at Centerville HS since 1997 as both the Director of Percussion and currently as the Visual Designer for the marching band, Indoor Drumline and Winter Guard. Tim also currently serves on the WGI Board of Directors and is the Vice President on the WGI Executive Committee. In addition to this role, Tim serves on the WGI Percussion Steering Committee and represents Rhythm X (PIW) on the Percussion Advisory Board. Tim is an in-demand freelance designer, judge, instructor and consultant. He proudly endorses Pearl/Adams, D’Addario, Evans Drumheads, Sabian, and is a Signature Artist with Promark.


2019 program:


Featuring the music of The Beatles. Peace, love, and being one with the universe.

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