University of Maryland Percussion Ensemble
College Park, MD
University of Maryland Percussion Ensemble, Dr. Lee Hinkle, Director
Based at the University of Maryland (UMD) School of Music in College Park, Maryland and under the musical direction of Dr. Lee Hinkle, the UMD Percussion Ensemble performs two concerts per academic year in the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center’s Dekelboum Concert Hall. Located just outside of Washington, D.C., the University of Maryland enjoys a thriving artistic environment “inside the beltway.” In addition to its two concerts per year, the UM Percussion Ensemble regularly performs for Maryland Day, a large community event catering to the local community. Performing a diverse repertoire from classical transcriptions to the works of Iannis Xenakis, Tan Dun, and Lou Harrison, the UMD Percussion Ensemble regularly features guest soloists and has performed at several MD/DE PAS Days of Percussion and with the Bang on a Can All-Stars.
Session: Focus Day Performance Piece
“Écart en Temps for percussion sextet” by Philippe Hurel
Date & Location
Yamaha Corporation of America, Remo Inc., Innovative Percussion, Inc., Grover Pro Percussion