Mr. Standing graduated from the Goddard High School district in 2009. From 2009, Mr. Standing went on to be accepted into Oklahoma State University's percussion studio and drumline, where he actively taught in the surrounding areas and studied under Professor Wayne Bovenschen and Stuart Langsam. During his two years at Oklahoma State University, Mr. Standing was also selected for a position in The Academy Drum and Bugle Corps in the summer of 2011, where he was able to study under percussive greats such as Glen Crosby and Murray Gusseck. In addition to marching percussion performance, Mr. Standing has quite an extensive concert percussion performance repertoire, including performances at KMEA and OMEA with ensembles such as the Oklahoma State University Wind Ensemble, Orchestra, and Percussion Ensemble. Currently, Mr. Standing is finishing his degree in Percussion Performance and Education at Wichita State University, actively studying with Professor Gerald Scholl.