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YSU Percussion Events

Fall Semester 2018

August 10-17, 2018 – Marching Pride Drumline Camp. See 

Percussion Studio Schedule Week 1

·                         Wednesday, August 22:

·                         9AM-12PM – Registration Advisement. Meet briefly with Dr. Schaft. Bring your current "weekly view" Banner class schedule. No appointment necessary.

·                         1-3PM - Percussion Placement Auditions. Required for all majors.

·                         5:00PM – Audition Results/Ensemble Personnel Posted. Please make necessary registration revisions.

·                         Thursday, August 23 - 3:30-5PM, Percussion Ensemble - All majors attend, studio meeting,

·                          Bring: Datebook and a hard-copy of your "week-at-a-glance" Banner schedule from, Room 2326


·                         Friday, August 25:

·                         12-12:50PM - Percussion Seminar - required for all majors. Room 2326.

·                         3-4PM - Jazz Department Drumset Auditions. Room 2222. Stay after the first round for possible call-backs.

·                         5PM - Jazz Band and Combo Personnel Lists Posted. Please make necessary registration revisions.

September 14-16, Dana School of Music 150th Celebration. Jazz Festival including masterclasses and a concert featuring Darryl Pelligrini-drums ‘83BM, Phil Palombi-bass ‘01BM, Sean Jones-trumpet ‘00BM, Ralph Lalama-saxophone ‘75BM, James Weidman-piano ‘76BM. Concert - Sep 16, 2pm, DeYor Performing Arts Center.

Oct 24 – Percussion Ensemble Concert, Butler Institute of American Art, Noontime Series, 12:15PM

Nov 11-13 – Ron Coulter Guest Artist Residency–Performance, Improvisation, and Composition  

       Clinics TBA, 

       Rehearsals with Youngstown Percussion Collective, TBA

       Percussion Ensemble Concert, 7:30PM, Spotlight Theater, featuring Ron Coulter and the Youngstown Percussion Collective

Nov 14-17 – Percussive Arts Society International Convention, Indianapolis, Indiana

       Thurs, Nov 15, 9AM, Focus Day Concert featuring Ron Coulter, Glenn Schaft, and the Youngstown Percussion Collective

Dec 10 – Percussion Juries 9AM-noon

Dec 13 – Percussion Ensemble Final Exam, 3:15-5:15pm, 1515-1717

Spring Semester 2019

1/26/19 – Dana School of Music Entrance Audition Day #1

2/16/19 – Dana School of Music Entrance Audition Day #2

2/22/19 – Wind and Percussion Invitational

    Glenn Schaft Percussion Clinic 1-2:30pm

    Concert featuring Percussion Ensemble and Wind Ensemble, guest ensemble Champion HS and Seneca Valley HS, Stambaugh Auditorium

2/23/19 – Dana School of Music Entrance Audition Day #3

3/4/19 – Percussion Ensemble and Concert Band Concert, 7:30PM, Stambaugh Auditorium

3/27/19 – Percussion Ensemble Concert, 7:30PM, Spotlight Theater

April 26-27, 2019 – Guest Artist Ensemble, David Krakauer's Ancestral Groove, w. drummer Michael Sarin,

5/6/19 – Percussion Juries, 9AM-noon

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