Honor Percussion Ensemble

UTM Chamber Fest

Festival Dates - March 22nd - March 24th, 2018

 

Applications are due on March 1, 2018

 

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Audition Video (URL)

To be submitted at time of application.

 

Students may opt to reuse their on campus/in person audition to attend UTM in lieu of the electronic video submission for the Honor Percussion Ensemble. Please note this on the form during your application.

  • Submit a demonstration of your percussion skills.
  • 2 instruments minimum (1 must be a keyboard) more may be included, but are not required.
  • No longer than 8 minutes of total video material
  • The repertoire is your choice and can be anything from an audition etude you have already prepared to a solo or composition of your own. The goal is to demonstrate your strengths.
  • Upload the video via You Tube or other media sharing method of your choosing. Please test your video.

Student Information

To be submitted at time of application.

  • Name
  • Address
  • Cell Phone Number
  • Email
  • Year in School
  • Name of High School
  • Shirt Size (unisex sizes only)
  • Preference to room with other students. YES or NO

Additional Information

There is NO application fee. However, if you are one of the students selected, a $50 tuition is required for festival attendance. Other costs include 2 nights hotel and meals. For students under 18 a parent or guardian must be present unless a waiver is signed in advance. Contact Dr. Jones for the waiver if needed.

Selected Students

All students will be notified of acceptances by March 12th. Selected Students will be sent all music in advance. Students should plan to arrive by 4pm on Thursday March 22nd. The closing concert will be on Saturday March 24th at 12 noon.

 

Please direct any questions to Dr. Shane Jones at sjone185@utm.edu

For more information on UT Martin Percussion visit www.utm.edu/percussion

 

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Events

Sat.
Feb. 10

Roots of Rhythm, Discovery Park of American Performances, 11:30am and 1:30pm.
11:30 AM

Tue.
Feb. 20

Roots of Rhythm, Cilvil Rights Conference
7:30 PM

Wed.
Feb. 21

Roots of Rhythm, Civil Rights Conference, (pre-concert lecture on civil rights by renown historian Dr. David Coffey, 11:30am).
12:00 PM

Sun.
Feb. 25

Stephen Downing, Senior Percussion Recital
3:00 PM

Thu.
Mar. 22

So Percussion Masterclass (Percussion Studio)
1:00 PM

Calendar of Events ->

 

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