Josh Brenneis is a visual clinician, adjudicator and drill designer, from Coral Springs Florida that works with marching music programs across the country. These programs are associated with Florida Marching Band Coalition, Bands of America, Winter Guard International, and Drum Corps International. He started in DCI as a performer with the Magic of Orlando Drum and Bugle Corps in 2004. He later joined the nine-time (at the moment) world champion Cadets Drum and Bugle Corps for 2006 and 2007 where he aged out in Pasadena California.
Josh continued his involvement in DCI for the last 9 years. He taught visual at Teal Sound Drum and Bugle Corps and Crossmen Drum and Bugle Corps from San Antonio Texas. For the 2015 DCI season, he returned to the home team to join The Cadets visual staff where he worked the next 3 years.
Josh has been working with south Florida marching bands since 2007 that have been successful in both the FMBC and BOA circuits. For the last 7 years he has served as the Visual Caption Head of two successful Palm Beach County marching bands, Park Vista High School and Jupiter High School, where both programs won FMBC State Championships in 2014, 2015 and 2016. In 2018 he became the Visual Caption Head for the West Broward High School Performance Ensemble where he continually works with all three.
In addition to being the visual caption head for several high school marching bands, Josh is returning for his 5th season in 2020 as the Visual Caption Head at STRYKE Wynds. Wynds is a highly competitive and a premier Winter Guard International winds group that competes in WGI’s World Class. STRYKE Wynds won Fan Favorite for the Independent Division during the 2016 and 2019 WGI World Championships in Dayton Ohio.
Also during the winter season, Josh works and designs for Independent and scholastic indoor percussion ensembles. Recently he has worked with STRYKE World Percussion, Infinity World Percussion, Timber Creek High School Indoor Percussion, and Park Vista High School Indoor Percussion. All have been competitive in the FFCC and WGI circuits.
In 2020, Josh is taking on the role of the Visual Caption Head at The Cadets. He’ll be joined by a talented team of designers, choreographers, instructors and visual specialists. The team is excited to build on the program’s historic legacy of excellence!