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SUMMER MUSIC CAMP at Millersville University

June 18-24, 2017

Summer Music Camps 2017 will feature two week-long camps in Musical Theater and Recording Technology and "mini" sessions in Brass, Woodwinds, Strings, Keyboard, Jazz, and World Percussion. Campers will have the opportunity to perform and interact in large and small ensemble settings, study with acclaimed MU music faculty, and partake in daily music activities. Open to students grades 7-12. For information email:




 2017 Total Percussion Seminar will be held June 13-17, 2017


 For information on future events please visit:

Total Percussion web link


The Total Percussion Seminar is held annually on the campus of Lancaster Bible College.  The five-day event included clinics, master classes, and hands-on sessions on orchestral percussion, drum set, world drumming, music technology, audition preparation, and other topics changing yearly.  Students will take part in ensemble rehearsals throughout the week including percussion ensemble, marching percussion, and world percussion groups.  The educational and fun week concludes with a showcase performance performed by all students in attendance. 


Guest Artists and Clinicians who have presented at the Total Percussion Seminar:

Aaron Walker - Session Drummer, Private Instructor

Brandon Miller - Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre, Percussionist

Brent Behrenshausen - TPS Orchestral Percussion Specialist

Chris Hanning - NFL Films Recording Artist, West Chester University

Daniel Mark - TPS Mallet Percussion Specialist

Darren Hazlett - Blast! Broadway Production, Former Cast Member

Frank Kumor - Kutztown University

Gabriel Staznik - TPS Director, Drum Set Specialist

George Yellak - Lancaster Bible College, Adjunct Professor

Gifford Howarth - Bloomsburg University, Assistant Professor of Music

Hershey Park's Cocoa Rhythm Factory

James Armstrong - Millersville University

Jeremy Hummel - Breaking Benjamin Founding Member/Drummer

Joe Nebistinsky - Northern York County School District

John Riley - Drum Set Author and Performer

Windish Music & Productions Junk Rock

Marc Jacoby - West Chester University, Director of Jazz Studies

Matt Greiner - August Burns Red Touring Drummer

Michael Windish - Windish Music & Productions

Overdekte Brüg Percussion Trio

Paul Murr - Freelance Percussionist/Studio Musician

Ralph Sorrentino - Opera Philadelphia, Principal Percussionist

Rick Hamilton - Owner, Drums Etc.

Rob Robinson - Drums Corps Hall of Fame

Steve Fidyk - The U.S. Army Blues Jazz Ensemble Drummer

Stephen Goss - TPS Music Technology Specialist, Millersville University Professor of Percussion , Ephrata Area School District, Director of Bands


What We Are:   Rockville Percussion Ensemble

Founded in 1997, Rockville Percussion Ensemble is an independent percussion ensemble designed to afford performing opportunities for our members in a competitive and professional setting. For the 2015/2016 competitive year, we will be based in Lancaster, PA.

What We Do:

We perform at various competitions during the late winter and early spring as well as festivals and assemblies through the year. Our competitive season runs from rehearsals beginning in late
November to championships in Wildwood, NJ the first weekend of May.

How Do I Get More Information?

Email for more information and plan on coming to our intro rehearsal on Sunday 11/22/15 from 1pm-5pm at Lancaster Bible College. You can also check out our Facebook Page at

We would love to have you as part of our 2016 ensemble. Feel free to contact us with any question you may have.

Who Can Join?

Anyone from the age of 13 to 21. Prior percussion or musical experience is not necessary. We can teach anyone who wants to be part of it. We also have openings for visual

(dancers and actors) and other musicians (bass, guitar, piano, etc.).

How Much Is It?

Our fees run about $500 for the year. 



Click here to see the full brochureHS_brochure_2016.pdf


Click here to see the full brochure    MS_brochure_2016.pdf