Shockwave Presents “Innovations of the 80’s”

From a Shockwave Percussion Press Release.


The 2020 season marks the 22nd year of competition for SHOCKWAVE, Percussion Independent A Class (PIA) ensemble from Findlay, Ohio.

For 2020, SHOCKWAVE is proud to present “Innovations of the 80’s” by the talented duo of John Mapes & Ian Grom.

SHOCKWAVE is led by Director and Founder Brian D. Sheehe. The Design Team includes Battery Coordinator Brian Fortin, as well as Design Coordinator, Electronics & Technology Coordinator Roy Brim. Additional staff are: Pit Coordinator Katie Brown, Bass Drum Coordinator Peggy Grandbois, General Effect/BassDrums/Quality Control Bob Grandbois and Zoe Mason Cymbals Coordinator.

You can see SHOCKWAVE competing in the Ohio Indoor Performance Association at Findlay HS, Westland HS Central Crossing HS and at OIPA State Championships. On the National level, SHOCKWAVE will be at the WGI Troy, Michigan, Regional as well as WGI World Championships in Dayton, Ohio.

SHOCKWAVE would like thank our sponsors for their support: Creative Costuming and Designs, DPG, Evans, Instrument Care Center, Promark, and Sabian.