EVENTS @ FREDONIA

WNY Day Of Percussion

New York State  Chapter of The Percussive Arts Society, with the Percussion Guild of the Fredonia Student Association, and The Fredonia School of Music present:

WNY Day of Percussion will be held on the SUNY Fredonia campus with guest artists:

Dominick Cuccia, Rudimental Snare Drumming

Torell Moss, Orchestral Percussionist

John Bacon, Jr., Jazz Drummer/Composer

Alec Dube, Jazz Vibraphonist

Events Include:

  • clinics focusing on jazz drumming

  • rudimental snare drum and orchestral percussion

  • concerts and performances by middle and high school, collegiate, and professional performers

  • DRUMSET COMPETITION (register here)

  • concert featuring the Percussion Ensemble Competition winners

  • DOOR PRIZES!!

Would you like YOUR Percussion Ensemble featured on this concert? Submit an application by March 8.

Tentative Schedule:

 

8:30 AM - Check In, Mason Hall Lobby

9:00 AM - The Groove and Spirit of Rudimental Drumming: Dominick Cuccia, Mason Hall 1080

10:00 AM - Becoming The Orchestral Percussionist: Torrell Moss, Mason Hall 1080

11:00 AM - Coordinating Melody, Pitch, and Rhythm: John Bacon & Alec Dube, Mason Hall 1080

12:15 PM - Lunch (on your own)

1:15 PM - Percussion Ensemble Concert, Rosch Recital Hall

2:30 PM - Drum Set Competition, Rosch Recital Hall


Admission: $5.00 (pay at the door)
(note: additional $5.00 to participate in Drumset Competition ... REGISTER here)

Email Kay Stonefelt for details: stonefel@fredonia.edu

This event is presented by the New York State Chapter of The Percussive Arts Society, Percussion Guild of the Fredonia Student Association, and the Fredonia School of Music.

Additional support from Yamaha, Vic Firth, REMO, Hal Leonard, Mike Balter, Zildjian, and Black Swamp Percussion.

Saturday, March 30 at 9:00am to 4:00pm

Mason Hall
Mason Hall, Fredonia, NY 14063