2016 Day of Percussion

2016 Day of Percussion

April 16, 2016

Coventry High School - 78 Ripley Hill Rd. Coventry, CT 06238

EARLY REGISTRATION ENDS APRIL 1st! PRE-REGISTER AT THE BELOW LINK BEFORE APRIL 1st to save $5!

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Schedule of Events

8:30a       Doors open to public - Stop by our raffle table & vendors!

9:00a     Welcome - Band Room

9:15a– 10:00a Jim Ancona Mallet Percussion Clinic - Band Room

10:15a – 10:45a      Eastern CT State University Percussion Ensemble - Auditorium

11:00a – 11:45a Chris Latournes Orchestral Accessories FUNdamentals Clinic - Band Room

12:00p – 12:40p   Sacred Heart University Percussion Ensemble - Auditorium

- - - BREAK - - -

1:00p – 1:20p University of Connecticut Percussion Ensemble - Band Room

1:30p - 2:15p Bob Bloom's “Drum Ride” - Auditorium

2:30p – 3:00p Coventry HS Perc Ensemble & Showcase Performance feat. Melanie Voytovich & Matt Torcelli - Band Room

3:15p – 4:00p Marko Djordjevic Drumset Clinic - Auditorium

4:15p – 4:45p     Western CT State University Percussion Ensemble - Auditorium

4:45p Door Prizes

Area Hotels

Application Forms

Confirmed Artists & Clinicians:

  • Chris Latournes - FUNdamentals clinic on orchestral accessory percussion
  • Bob Bloom - "Take a Drum Ride" - a Rock & roll, interactive drumming hoot!  Bring your favorite hand drum, or play one from the cargo that BOB BLOOM is trucking to Day of Percussion. You'll take a drum ride with BB as he drives high-octane beats and ignites four-on-the-floor rhythms of rock & roll, funk, world, and boogie songs from artists including James Brown, Olatunji, The Beatles, Chuck Berry, and The Grateful Dead. 
  • Marko Djordjevic - Drumset Clinic
  • Jim Ancona - Mallet Percussion Clinic

Confirmed Ensembles:

Confirmed Vendors:

  • Bongo Joe
  • Centurions Drum & Bugle Corps
  • Courant Community
  • DjembeRepairs.com
  • Earthbeat Imports
  • Mode Marimba
  • Music & Arts
  • Musically Inclined
  • Shop Girl's Shekere

Admission Prices:

  • PAS/CMEA Member - $10 advance ticket, $15 at door
  • Non-PAS/CMEA Member - $20 at door, but price drops to $15 if you sign up for a PAS membership
  • Children 10 and younger are free