Mr. Reynolds began his career as a percussionist in 1953 with the Niagara Falls Air Cadets. As a Senior, he continued playing snare drum with the Niagara Falls Memorial Militaires, Hamburg Kingsmen, and Rochester Crusaders. He has taught percussion to, among others, the Grantham Police Boys Band, L’Alliance, Militaires, Kingsmen, and the Welland Lancers. Doug was Director of the Militaires from 1962 – 1963. He has won many national, regional, and state individual snare championships. He has judged percussion for both DCA and DCI at countless National and State Championships.