MSG Charles Hooke

MSG Charles Hooke

Hometown: Dale City, VA

Joined the Band: 2004

Ensemble: The U.S. Army Ceremonial Band

Bachelor's Degree: Louisiana State University

Master's Degree: George Mason University


MSG Mike Hooke’s professional music career includes notable ensembles such as the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, the Quantico Marine Band, the United States Military Academy Band “Hellcats,” and currently The U.S. Army Band “Pershing’s Own.” In addition to performing as a freelance percussionist in the DC area, he also enjoys guest soloing with local groups and high schools such as the Richmond Pops Band and the Colonial Forge High School Band. During his free time, Hooke owns and operates a DC area musician-booking business.

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