My Biography

William "Woody" Woodward has been a Composer, Arranger, Show Designer and Administrative Director at United Percussion from its inception to present, in addition to proudly serving a host of additional organizations.

William “Woody” Woodward is multi-talented in percussive arts. His talents include, but are not limited to: composition, musical arrangements, overall show design, and ensemble administration.

Mr. Woodward has served United Percussion since its inception as a composer, arranger, and show designer.

Mr. Woodward has served as the arranger, composer, and show designer of WGI A Class finalist Aftermath Percussion (2016-2017). Also in 2017, Woody was the assistant percussion director for Freedom Academy Cavalcade of Bands Indoor Percussion Champions.

As a former band, orchestra, and instrumental music teacher, William understands the needs and competitive requirements on a national level of band programs on the football field and on the indoor court.

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William “Woody” Woodward
Managing Director/CEO
Licks and Kicks Music, LLC
856-335-4311
[email protected]

Notable Affiliations

Past Achievements

– Director – Innovations Indoor Percussion- WGI 1995 World Class Champion

– Marching Unit Director – Hatboro- Horsham High School- 2006: Cavalcade of Bands American Division Champions

– Arranger & Percussion Caption Head – Cavalcade of Bands Yankee Division Champions 1985-86

– Indoor Percussion Director – Plymouth-Whitemarsh HS – Cavalcade of Bands Indoor Percussion Champions, 2004-06

– 2006-07 Front Ensemble Arranger, Spring-Ford HS, Royersford, PA- Atlantic Coast Championship Group IV, 2004-07

– West Chester Henderson HS Arranger & Percussion Caption Head – Tournament of Bands 3 times Atlantic Coast Championship Group I State Champions

– Southern Regional HS – Arranger & Percussion Caption Head Atlantic Coast Championship Group IV

– Arranger & Percussion Caption Head Hammonton HS, USSBA Group I State Champions

– West Chester University Arranger & Percussion Caption Head

– Jersey Surf Drum & Bugle Corps Front Ensemble Arranger 1997-99 Caption Head Arranger 1999-2006 Composer

– Arranger and Show Designer WGI Open class Finalist Riptide Indoor Percussion

– Caption Head/Arranger – The Raiders Percussion 2011-12

– Front Ensemble Assistant – The Bayonne Bridgeman 1985

– Show Designer, Percussion Caption Head, Composer, Arranger – The Bayonne Bridgeman – 1987

– Front Ensemble Arranger, Show Designer, Program Coordinator, Marching Member – The Bushwhackers Drum & Bugle Corps 3 time DCA World Champion – 1986 -1993

– Other marching member organizations include Police Athletic League Drum & Bugle Corps 1977-80 and the Black Watch Drum & Bugle Corps 1981-84

– He is also an independent composer for marching bands and indoor percussion ensembles in PA, NJ, Del, GA, TN, FL & CA and Taiwan

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William “Woody” Woodward has been a Composer, Arranger, Show Designer and Administrative Director at United Percussion from its inception to present, in addition to proudly serving a host of additional organizations.

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Rock-n-Roll Show - Concert Version John S. Dunlap

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William “Woody” Woodward
Managing Director/CEO
Licks and Kicks Music, LLC
856-335-4311
[email protected]