Clif Walker is a design team member and front ensemble arranger with The Cavaliers Drum and Bugle Corps. He is the director of the Youth Symphony of Kansas City Percussion KC ensemble and the University of Missouri Marching Mizzou Drumline. He is an active arranger, clinician, adjudicator, and composer with original works performed at PASIC, TMEA, DCI, BOA, WGI, and The Midwest Band Orchestra Clinic. Clif is a member of the WGI Percussion and BOA Adjudication rosters, judging coordinator for the Indiana Percussion Association (IPA), and formerly a percussion faculty member for the 2019 Music For All Summer Symposium.
Clif was the director of percussion, design team member, and arranger for the BOA Grand National Finalist Blue Springs High School (2011-2015), and former director of percussion at Timber Creek High School in Orlando, Florida (2001-2008), who performed at the 2005 Percussive Arts Society International as the high school IPEC winners.
Clif holds a BSE from Missouri Western State University and an MME from the University of Central Florida and is a former member and instructor with the Madison Scouts Drum and Bugle Corps.
Clif is published with Tapspace and Musicon Publications and is proud to endorse Yamaha Musical Instruments, Zildjian Cymbals, Remo Drumheads, Beetle Percussion, and Innovative Percussion Sticks and Mallets.