Caleb Rothe is the Percussion Education Coordinator for WGI Sport of the Arts. He has been a music educator in Southern California since 1997 and has worked with more than twenty different high schools, independent percussion ensembles, and drum and bugle corps. Caleb is an internationally sought-after clinician and has written for numerous groups across the United States and Japan.
Mr. Rothe has served as an adjudicator at events across the United States, Europe, and Asia. His judging experience includes work with Bands of America, Drum Corps International, WGI Sport of the Arts, Drum Corps Japan, and many local and regional marching arts organizations and events across the United States.
On the field, his groups have previously been named DCI Division III World Champions, Bands of America Grand National Finalists, and Bands of America Regional Champions.
Mr. Rothe currently serves as an Instructional Technology Coach for the Redlands Unified School District, working with teachers on instructional pedagogy, student engagement, and 21st-century lesson design. Caleb lives with his wife and two sons in Fontana, California.
Caleb was inducted into the WGI Hall of Fame in 2020.