Washington Day of Percussion

Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 9:00am to 9:00pm
$10 advance; $15 at the door (free for PAS members)
  • Percussion instruments
  • Erin Jorgensen, Marimba
    Erin Jorgensen, Marimba
  • Miho and Diego Duo
    Miho and Diego Duo
  • Thione Diop Percussion
    Thione Diop, West African Drumming
  • Garey Williams, Drumset
    Garey Williams, Drumset
  • UW Marching Band Husky Drumline
    Steve Henry, Head Drumline Instructor, Husky Marching Band
  • Malick Folk Performing Company (photo: Travell Grant)
    Malick Folk Performing Company (photo: Travell Grant)
  • Mallets closeup
  • UW Partch Ensemble
    UW Partch Ensemble

Presented by Washington Percussive Arts Society and the University of Washington School of Music 

For more info and to register visit:
www.facebook.com/washingtonpas
or contact Dr. Bonnie Whiting at bwhiting@uw.edu


Schedule*

9 am -11:30 am 
Solo Performance Festival
MEANY STUDIO THEATER

Middle School, Junior High, and High School percussionists (solos and duos) perform and receive written feedback from William Wanser, Phoenix Symphony (retired), Dr. Andrew Angell, Dr. Kendra McLean, and Dr. Patrick Roulet. Up to three participants will be chosen to perform on the Saturday Evening Concert as part of the Day of Percussion’s Events.

11:30 am -12:15 pm
Lunch Break
DOWNSTAIRS LOUNGE (Near percussion practice rooms):
 
Food provided by Bucca Di Beppo ($8.00 per person, reserved in advance when you register)

Percussion Clinics:

12:15 pm
MEANY ROOM 268
Steve Henry, UW Drumline Instructor 

1:20 pm
MEANY STUDIO THEATER
Garey Williams, Drumset Artist

2:25 pm
MEANY ROOM 268 
Thione Diop, Senegalese Percussionist

3:30 pm  
MEANY STUDIO THEATER
Erin Jorgensen, Marimbist

4:35 pm
MEANY ROOM 268
Michael Werner, Seattle Symphony Principal Percussionist

7 pm
Evening Concert 
MEANY STUDIO THEATER

Civil War Drumming with Dan Adams
The Harry Partch Ensemble from the University of Washington
Doubled Up Duo with Melanie Voytovich and Storm Benjamin
Miho and Diego Duo- Sounds of Japan and Latin America
Andrew Angell
The Malick Folk Performing Ensemble from Trinidad

*Raffle and door prizes. Lunch by Bucca di Beppo for $8 (reserve in advance)


Thank You, Sponsors

Black Swamp Percussion, Freer, Grover, Innovative Percussion Inc., Ludwig, Paiste, Pearl, Remo, Sabian, SKB, Vic Firth, Yamaha, Zildjian