Students from all disciplines enjoy studying and performing a variety of percussion music from around the globe.

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Recent performances have included music from West Africa, Bali, Japan, Latin America, and a number of contemporary styles and genres from jazz to J-pop. Students have access to the Music Department’s large collection of instruments and have the opportunity to perform throughout the year.

Rehearsals are held on Monday evenings from 6:30-8:30, and on Friday afternoons. Students may enroll for 1/4-credit: Music 158.

The ensemble is directed by Professor Wells.

Watch the May, 2019 Concert

Watch the December, 2019 Concert

For more information:

Complete the Information for Future Student form

Visit the Percussion Ensemble homepage

Watch the Spring,2020 Quarantine Challenge