Color Guard Designer, The Cadets
Philip Traini is no stranger to The Cadets organization. Having performed with the corps for five seasons, he ended his marching career with the organization as Captain of the color guard in 2004. Later, Philip went on to perform with various Independent World winter guards across the Northeast including St. Ann's, Blessed Sacrament and Alter Ego.
Philip has been teaching and choreographing at the world class level for over a decade. Currently, he is a choreographer for the Alter Ego Independent World and Trumbull Scholastic World. He also taught and consulted at many organizations including the Boston Crusaders, Phantom Regiment, Madison Scouts, Cheshire High School and Claudia Taylor Johnson High School.
In addition, Philip was the Caption Supervisor of the Connecticut Hurricanes Drum & Bugle Corps from 2007-2010, winning two World Championship Color Guard titles in 2008 and 2009.
Aside from designing and instructing within the activity, Philip is a Training Coordinator for one of the world's largest hedge funds, and currently resides in Norwalk, CT.