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Welcome to the Pennsylvania Chapter of the
Percussive Arts Society


THIS WEEK ! 
Join us for the Day of Percussion 2016!!!!


 

Friday April, 22, 2016 - Pre Day of Percussion  Concert 

Ensembles performing 

MANHEIM TOWNSHIP AND LANCASTER CATHOTIC HIGH SCHOOL PERCUSSION ENSEMBLES 

MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY

AT 

Millersville University Winter Center

 

Saturday, April 23, 2016
Millersville University Winter Center


SCHEDULE


8:30am

registration/ check-in

9:00 AM

West Chester University High School Honors Percussion Ensemble

9:30 AM

Ephrata High School Percussion Ensemble

10:00 AM

West Chester University Percussion Ensemble

1100AM A Story of Rudimental Drumming: History, Culture, and Innovation

Mark Beecher and Mark Reilly, Troublemakers

LUNCH/ concert 12:30-1 (atrium or outside)

LeechBurg HS TAIKO Ensemble

1:00 PM

Messiah College Percussion Ensemble

1:30 PM

Temple University Percussion Ensemble

2:00 PM

Duquesne University Percussion Ensemble

2:30PM Electronic Percussion

Levy Lorenzo

3:30pm Marimba Techniques and Beyond

Kevin Bobo

4:30pm pre concert performance

MU LATIN JAZZ in Balcony

5:00PM Gala Concert

Kevin Bobo, Levy Lorenzo, Mark Beecher and Mark Reilly featuring the TroubleMakers, Leechburg High School Taiko Ensemble, Lancaster All Star High School Percussion Ensemble, Millersville University Percussion Ensemble 

VIBES WORKSHOP on Sunday, April 24!! 10am-4pm.

Those participating in the DOP can attend for $25!

SEE BELOW FOR REGISTRATION  LINK (AFTER ARTIST PICS)

Artist lists for the day 

  KEVIN BOBO, marimba artist



preview some of his virtuosity here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aQb77DfA5zQ

Confirmed Artist LEVY LORENZO 


Check him out @ http://levylorenzo.com/


Mark Reilly (Old Guard) and Mark Beecher (TroubleMakers): 

A Story of Rudimental Drumming: History, Culture, and Innovation 


 

 

 

 



Noon Concert - 12:30 PM 

Leechburg Area School District Taiko Ensemble


             


COST
Daytime clinics and performances: $15 PAS members (card required at check-in), $20 non-members

Evening Gala Concert: $10 general admission


DIRECTIONS and INFORMATION
Winter Center
Millersville University
60 West Cottage Ave
Millersville, PA 17551

Campus map: http://www.millersville.edu/directions/

For information call 717-871-4700 or email james.armstrong@millersville.edu

VIBES WORKSHOP on Sunday, April 24!! 10am-4pm.

Those participating in the DOP can attend for $25!

 

 This is an amazing opportunity for all of you!!!

REGISTER HERE:

http://www.tonymiceli.com/millersville-april-24-2016/

 



HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS
Westfield Inn - http://www.westfieldinn.com/
15 min from campus
$55/night

Lancaster Amish Country Travelodge 
10 min from campus
$55/night

Days Inn & Suites Lancaster
20 min from campus
$75/night


Heritage Hotel
15 min from from campus 
$90/night






 

IUP Percussion Alums elected to PAS Board of Directors

Two IUP Percussion Alums have recently been elected to the Percussive Arts Society Board of Directors.  They are Dr. Brian West, who graduated from IUP in 1994 with a Master of Arts in Percussion Performance and also served as the Graduate Assistant in Percussion from 1992-1994.  Brian is currently Professor of Percussion & Coordinator of Percussion Studies in the School of Music at Texas Christian University.

Jim Catalano graduated from IUP in 1975 with a Bachelor of Science in Music Education and currently serves as the Percussion Business Manager for Ludwig-Musser Drums and Percussion.


 

The above photo was taken at the 2014 Percussive Arts Society International Convention: 
(left to right) are Jim Catalano, Gary Olmstead (IUP Percussion Professor Emeritus), and Brian West.



If you are a percussion teacher/educator, please take advantage of this opportunity!
Joel Rothman invites all drum/percussion teachers to email him, and he will list you as a teacher on his website without charge.
Simply email: joelrothman@btconnect.com
You can view Joel's profile and all of his close to 100 publications on his website at www.joelrothman.com


Scenes from the Day of Percussion 2015 

https://youtu.be/Zk-24EOiF6E


Scenes from the Day of Percussion 2014.

https://youtu.be/iBzZg9YG42g








Check out the Percussive Arts Society's youtube page!