The Percussion ensemble provides students with the opportunity to perform and become familiar with the ever-growing volume of percussion ensemble literature. The ensemble presents one public performance each quarter. Recent performances have included the works of preeminent 20th and 21st Century composers John Cage, Lou Harrison, Steve Reich, George Hamilton Green, Blake Tyson, David Skidmore and members of the Nexus Ensemble, to name but a few.
Mondays from 6pm – 8:50pm
Open to all percussion, music education and music majors.
Non-music majors are welcome to participate by audition.
Director: Theresa Dimond
Dec 9 Sun
contemporaryThe Feminine Mystic: Music for Percussion by Women Composers
In a survey of Percussion Chamber Music by female composers, The Feminine Mystic features the world premier of Ms. Huang’s Yellow Crane Tower for trumpet and percussion quartet, as well