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Original 1941 Charley Wilcoxon manuscript, acquired from the Wilcoxon estate

Original 1935 edition autographed by G.L. Stone, aquired from the Charley Wilcoxon estate

The simplest things in music are the ones that count. 

The simplest things are, of course, 

also the most difficult to achieve and take years of work. 

         –Pablo Casals – cellist, composer, conductor

Percussion Studio Events

NOTE All Spring Semester Events after 3/13/20 have been cancelled effective 3/13/20

1/15/20 - Darren Allen, YSU Percussion Alum,  Guest Artist Clinician, Bliss Hall rm. 2326, 6-8pm. Free Admission, Open to the Public.

1/18/20 - Youngstown State University Jazz Day and Saxophone Summit, Glenn Schaft Performance and Clinic with Jazz Faculty and Guest Artist - Jamey Abersold, Bliss Hall. 8:30am-5pm.  

1/22/20 - Tim Hampton, YSU Percussion Alum, Guest Artist Clinician, Bliss Hall rm. 2326, 6-8pm. Free Admission, Open to the Public.

Glenn Schaft OMEA Clinic Tour

   1/29/20, Orchestral Accessories Clinic, Medina High School, 2:30-3:30pm,

   1/30/20, Timpani Clinic, Hilliard Bradley High School, 12-12:48pm

   1/30-2/1, Attend OMEA Music Education Association Professional Conference, Cincinnati, OH

2/7/20 - Special Event - Jo’El Harrison, Gospel Drumset Clinic, 11am-12:50pm, Bliss Hall, room 2222, Free Admission, Open To The Public.

2/21/20 - Glenn Schaft Percussion Clinic, Youngstown State University Wind & Percussion High School Invitational, Wadsworth and Norwin High School Percussion Sections, Stambaugh Auditorium, Youngstown, OH, 1-3pm.

2/21/20–YSU Percussion Ensemble performance at Youngstown State University Wind & Percussion High School Invitational, Stambaugh Auditorium, Youngstown, OH, 7pm. 

3/25/20 - Percussion Ensemble, Butler Institute of American Art, Noontime Series, 12:15pm, Free Admission. This event has been cancelled due to Coronavirus closings.

4/3/20 - Glenn Schaft Perform with Guest Artist Zvonimir Tot - guitar, w. Dave Morgan-bass, for Dana Guitar Association Concert and Masterclass, Youngstown State University, Bliss Hall, Rm 2222, 2-4:30pm

4/22/20 - Percussion Ensemble Concert, Ford Theater, Bliss Hall 7:30pm, Free Admission

4/23/20–Anthony Taddeo (MM Candidate), Masters Recital, time TBA

4/28/20–Anthony Taddeo (MM Candidate), Guest Artist Drumset Clinic, 3:30-5pm, Bliss Hall room 2326, Free Admission, Sponsored by the Glenn Schaft and the Youngstown Percussion Collective 

4/30/20 - Ari Hoenig, Guest Artist Jazz Drummer from NYC. Bliss Hall, Rm. 2326 

     •3:30-4:45pm - Group Drumset Lesson, Lesson Fee Required. 

     •5-7pm - Contemporary Rhythmic Devices for all Improvisers, Free Admission, Open To The Public.


      Sponsored by YSU Jazz Visitors Society, YSU Jazz Society, Youngstown Percussion Collective, Glenn Schaft, and Kent Engelhardt.


2020-21 Season

3/26/21, Tyshawn Sorey Trio - concert and clinics, . times and locations tab

4/20/21 -  PE Dress Reh, Ford Theater 3-7pm

4/212/21  - Percussion Ensemble Concert, Ford Theater, Bliss Hall, 7:30

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