2017 Emory Percussion Symposium Faculty & Guest Artists

Saturday, June 10, 2017 8:30 am (registration begins)- 9 pm

Thank you to all those who have registered so far. We’re looking forward to a great day of classes and a world-class evening concert. Come join us, registration is only $78 and includes a t-shirt, lunch, access to vendor exhibits (including Music and Arts, Zildjian, Vic Firth, and Majestic/Mapex) and automatic entry into a drawing for a brand new Majestic Prophonic Snare Drum.

Registration Fee = $85 thru June 4; $95 after June 4

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Tentative Schedule

9:00-9:45 am – John W. Parks IVHS Percussion Ensemble Clinic (Kell HS)
10:00-10:45 am – John W. Parks IVCollege Percussion Ensemble Clinic (Furman University)
11:00-noon – Scott Pollard – “Freelance Percussion in a Car Culture”
Noon-1:00 pm – Keith Aleo Auxiliary Percussion Clinic
2:00-3:00 pm – Jonathan Ovalle“Motion Studies for Snare Drum”
3:00-4:00 pm – Marc Dinitz Military Band Clinic
4:30-5:30 pm – Jeff MulvihillMusic Business Class “The Buzz Behind the Biz”
featuring all guest artists performing percussion ensemble works, including the following soloists:
Parks – Slopes (Rennick)
Ovalle – Marimba Spiritual (Miki)
Dinitz – Log Cabin Blues (Green)
Pollard – Mudra (Becker)


The earlier you register, the better your chances of winning one of these items:

 Majestic Prophonic Snare Drum, Zildjian A Custom Crash Cymbal, Vic Firth Leather Concert Keyboard Bag, numerous Vic Firth sticks and mallets, Framed posters signed by the artists