John Lluvera has authored percussion texts considered to be the standard in literature in the field of percussion. Having performed in a variety of percussion ensembles around the world, his musical background includes instruction from renowned music educators Frank T. Williams III, Ron Lambert, Colin McNutt, Robert McCormick.
John has received many distinguished percussion awards and is currently serving as the Director of Percussion at J. W. Mitchell High School. He also teaches at Infinity Percussion Ensemble serving as the Battery Coordinator. Each of his students is given individual attention, as his philosophy focuses on steering each aspiring musician towards greatness.