THE BATTALION EDUCATION STAFF

NEAL TITUS - FRONT ENSEMBLE INSTRUCTOR, SOUND DESIGNER

Neal Titus is an Educator, Percussionist, and Producer/Sound Designer from Denver, Colorado. He is currently the Director of Bands at Lawrence North High School, Director of the Lawrence Township Winter Percussion Ensemble, Assistant Director of the Marching Pride of Lawrence Township, and is the owner and operator of Neal Titus Music Design LLC.  Neal holds an Undergraduate degree in Music Performance from the University of Northern Colorado, as well as a Masters of Music in Performance from the University of Denver.  

 

Neal has studied with top percussion educators including Mark Foster, Gray Barrier, Jim White, Dr. Ben Miller, Steve Hall, and John Kinzie.  He has performed, and designed for ensembles such as: The Blue Knights, Denver Philharmonic, Colorado Wind Ensemble, Lamont Symphony Orchestra, Denver Nuggets SkyLine, Marshall University Marching Thunder, as well as several chamber groups and solo commissions.  Neal’s music production and sound design can be found in the pageantry arts, Indy 500 driver introductions,  skate/snowboard promo videos, hip hop and pop artists, and several web series.  Neal is a proud Educator Endorser of Innovative Percussion sticks and mallets, as well as Mapex and Majestic Percussion.  He currently resides in Indianapolis with his wife Taryn and dog Stu.