Day of Percussion
THE 2012 ISU Day of Percussion will take place on
Saturday, January 28th
international marching sensation JEFF QUEEN
BRIAN ZATOR - Percussionist from Texas A&M at Commerce
schedule and participating HS ensembles are posted annually in January.
Approximate times are 9 -4 , showcase concert at 4.
Dr. Eric Hollenbeck of Colorado State University is shown here working with the Highland High School percussion ensemble at the 2006 ISU Day of Percussion.
Day of percussion activities include concerts, artist workshop / clinics and masterclasses, and for the past few years have been able to accommodate local area percussion ensembles in festival presentation.
Previous ISUDOP Paricipants:
2011 Thomas Burritt, international mrimba artist (University of Texas) and Andrew David Hasenpflug, percussion for dance (Slipprey Rock University)
2010 Nathan Daughtrey, nationally known freelance composer / keyboardist and Thad Anderson, improvisational percussion (UCF)
2009 Payton MacDonald, Supermarimba (William Paterson, NJ) and Michael Waldrop, drumset (Eastern Washington University)
2008 Norman Weinberg, electronic percussion
(University of Arizona)
2007 Julie Hill, Brazillian percussion (U TN Martin) and Jeff Moore, marching (Central Florida)
2006 John Wooton, marching and steel drums (Southern Miss) and Eric Hollenbeck, marimba (Colorado State)
2005 Chris Hanning, drumset (West Chester University, PA)
2004 Blake Tyson, marimba and percussion (University of Central Arkansas) - First year of ISUDOP
Here’s Blake Tyson of the University of Central Arkansas with the 2004 ISU ensemble, Skyline High School, and other festival participants.
Julie, with pandeiro!