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2013 PAS Day of Percussion at Keene State College

For the third straight year, the New Hampshire/Maine Chapter of the Percussive Arts Society is presenting a Day of Percussion (DoP) at KSC. This year’s visiting artists include Rob Patterson (Director of the American Modern Ensemble in NYC), Matt Ward (Talujon Percussion Quartet, Queens College), and Amy Williams (composer, University of Pittsburg).

The schedule for Thursday, December 5th is:

11:30AM – PAS information session

12PM – Rob Patterson, six-mallet marimba masterclass

1PM – Matt Ward, percussion masterclass

2PM – Panel Discussion on College Teaching (also Q&A for prospective college students)

  • Christopher Swist (KSC)

  • James Chesebrough (KSC)

  • Murray Mast (KSC)
  • Amy Williams (University of Pittsburg)
  • Matt Ward (Queens College)
  • Rob Patterson (Rocky Ridge Music Center)

7:30PM - Concert of the Keene State College Percussion Ensemble directed by Christopher Swist and Murray Mast. Compositions by Rob Patterson, Amy Williams, and Christopher Swist as well as featuring KSC faculty member Marcia Lehninger soloing in Lou Harrison’s Concerto for Violin and Percussion Orchestra.