Percussion Studio

Kurt Gartner, D.A.
Professor of Music
School of Music, Theatre and Dance
130 McCain Auditorium
Manhattan, KS 66506

 

785-532-3808
785-532-6899 fax
kgartner@ksu.edu

Events (subject to change)

* Attendance required of all percussion majors

$ Admission fee

June

6/5-7: MUSIC 638 - Concert and Ethnic Percussion Techniques, McCain 201 (8:00-5:00 Friday/Saturday; 8:00-1:00 Sunday).

6/6: Drum Line Auditions, all day. Get information here.

August

8/16-23: Marching Band Camp.

*8/24: First Day of Classes, concert ensembles auditions (sign up outside McCain 226).

Week of 8/24: Jazz auditions (sign up outside McCain 222).

8/25: Music Program Convocation, All Faiths Chapel Auditorium, 11:30 a.m.

8/27: Meeting of all music education majors, location TBA, 11:30, a.m.

*8/30: Guest artist. Mario DeCiutiis, malletKAT. Kirmser Hall (clinic at 3:00 p.m., concert at 7:30 p.m.).

*8/31-9/1: Mario DeCiutiis residency continues.

September

9/8: Divisional Recital, 11:30 a.m., Kirmser Hall.

*9/24: Friends of the Beach Museum luncheon (percussion ensemble), noon, Bluemont Hotel (tentative).

*9/25: Friends of the Beach Museum Gala (percussion ensemble), 8:00 p.m., Beach Museum.

October

10/6: Divisional Recital, 11:30 a.m., Kirmser Hall.

*10/22: Guest artist. Nathaniel Bartlett, Sound-Space Audio Lab (clinic at 11:30 a.m., McCain 201, concert at 7:30 p.m., Kirmser Hall).

10/29: Combos concert (Latin Jazz Ensemble), 7:30 p.m., Student Union.

November

*11/1: Dress rehearsals, percussion ensembles, 1:00-6:00 p.m., McCain 201.

*11/3: Sticks and Strings (student chamber music concert), 7:30 p.m., Kirmser Hall.

*11/5-9: Guest artist residency. José Eladio Amát Medina, Cuban percussion (tentative).

11/10: Divisional Recital, 11:30 a.m., Kirmser Hall.

11/11-14: Percussive Arts Society International Convention, San Antonio TX.

*11/17: Percussion Ensembles, 7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium.

December

12/3: Divisional Recital, 11:30 a.m., Kirmser Hall or 201.

12/3: Combos concert (Latin Jazz Ensemble), 7:30 p.m., Student Union.