George Stuteville is an Indianapolis native. For years now he has made his living in the percussion industry working in many different roles. George has served as a composer, instructor, designer, and even worked in instrumental sales in Nashville, TN.
As a performer George began his DCI experience with the Glassmen from Toledo, OH. he marched three seasons with the corps (07,08,10.) In WGI George performed with Matrix Indoor (09, 10) and Gateway Indoor (11.)
George also attended Butler University in Indianapolis, In. as a percussion performance major.
As an instructor George began working with Carmel High School front ensemble in 2007. He was the front director for 6 seasons while the band was under the direction of Richard Saucedo, and Michael McIntosh instructed the battery.
At the high school level George has been a percussion director with Plainfield high school since 2008, and also worked for a few years with Shane Gwaltney in Nashville as the front ensemble director at Ravenwood High School (13, 14.)
On the independent scene George began working with Music City Drum and Bugle Corps in 2011. He helped design the electronic portion of the show as well as instructed the front ensemble for two seasons.
In 2012 George began his extensive work with Gateway Indoor percussion. Amanda Petersen and George worked tirelessly together for three years to bring the Gateway front ensemble to prominence (12, 13, and 14.)
In the end of 2014 George packed up shop in Nashville, TN. And moved back to Indianapolis where he resides today. George serves as a very active composer, and instructor in the area. He currently works as a teacher at Plainfield High School, where he also works as the percussion director.
George is a happily endorsed artist with Innovative Percussion.