Percussion Ensemble

    The Gates Chili High School Percussion Ensemble has been performing since 1999. The Ensemble has worked with such artists as Bernard Woma, Dave Mancini, Glen VelezBill Molenhof, Billy Cobham, and Peter Erskine.

    On Wednesday February 25th, 2004 the GCHS Percussion Ensemble performed the world premiere of "Dancin' at the Gates". "Dancin' at the Gates" was written by Dave Mancini and commissioned by and dedicated to the Gates Chili High School Percussion Ensemble.