Congratulations to Kendell Haywood, the winner of our DCI Week Giveaway — $250 worth of sticks and mallets from Innovative Percussion!
School: George Mason University
Major: Music Performance
Favorite Instrument: Drum Set
Kendell Haywood is a percussionist that has been studying music since he was 8 years old. Since he has begun his musical journey, he has learned a wide array of percussion and musical styles from drum set, to marching percussion, classical percussion, and chamber music. He is currently studying with Professor John Spiritas at George Mason University's Percussion Program, under the direction of Professor John Kilkenny. Kendell hopes to move to New York or California when he graduates and begin a career in studio recording and freelancing.