Bob Stevenson, Percussion Coach
A seasoned music educator Mr. Stevens has taught across all grade levels from elementary through high school in several school districts across southern California. He is on Faculty with Los Angeles County High School for the Arts as a percussion instructor where he has cumulatively taught for 15 years. In his current position he finds satisfaction in encouraging young passionate musicians in the arts.
A Southern California native, Mr. Stevenson is a graduate of Southgate High School. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Music from Cal State University Los Angeles in 1986. Following that he also completed his California Teaching credential there in 1995. He has actively been involved teaching ever since.
As a freelance professional musician, he enjoys the flexibility to perform music of various genres. His recurring bookings include chamber music, orchestra, and musical theatre literature to name a few. His gigs have taken him across the country, and he enjoys his traveling performance career.
An independent small business owner, Mr. Stevens operates a Musical Instrument Repair Shop. He is an accomplished repairman and serves as several school districts repair and instrument maintenance provider. Over the last 35 years his business has flourished, and he recently expanded from one location to two in order to better serve is customers.
Mr. Stevens has been with Wildwood since 1981. He has served in various roles and is a dedicated percussion coach and Board member of our organization.