Front Ensemble Instructor
MARIE SATO is a fixture in the Southern California percussion scene. She has taught a number of notable high schools, including Valencia, El Dorado, Diamond Bar, Northwood and University (Irvine).
Marie holds both an Undergraduate and Graduate degree in percussion from CSU Fullerton as well as a Master’s in Instrumental Conducting from the University.
Marie her drum corps performance experiences include Yamato, Seattle Cascades, and Santa Clara Vanguard. Marie is currently band director at Estancia High School in Costa Mesa, CA.