University of Texas Percussion Ensemble
University of Texas Percussion Ensemble, Dr. Thomas Burritt, Director
Directed by Thomas Burritt, the University of Texas Percussion Ensemble performs primarily chamber works. The ensemble remains open to all styles and genres and includes a marimba band and steel pan ensemble. Celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2016, the group has appeared at five PASICs (1978, 1995, 2006, 2012, and 2016), winning the PAS International Percussion Ensemble Competition three times. Graduates hold major positions in universities, international symphony orchestras, and leading chamber ensembles. A notable ensemble featuring graduates from the program includes line upon line percussion, an internationally known chamber percussion group based in Austin, Texas.
Session: IPEC University Winner Showcase Concert
Date & Location
Mapex/Majestic, Innovative Percussion, Remo, Zildjian