Dr. Lee Hinkle

College Park, MD

Dr. Lee Hinkle

Lee Hinkle, D.M.A. is a percussionist whose percussion playing has been called “rock-steady” by the Washington Post. Hinkle is the principal percussionist with the 21st Century Consort. He made his Carnegie Hall solo debut in 2014 with the world premiere performance of Baljinder Sekhon’s Double Percussion Concerto for two percussion soloists and wind ensemble.

Hinkle’s notable performances have included the National Symphony Orchestra as well as tours with Bebe Neuwirth and Bernadette Peters. With over a dozen published CDs to his credit, Hinkle’s most recent solo CD released in January 2015 “Theatrical Music for Solo Percussion” can be heard on Albany Records.

Hinkle serves on the faculty at the University of Maryland where he is Co-Director of Percussion Studies. He also serves on the Percussive Arts Society’s New Music / Research Committee and is the President of the MD / DE Chapter of PAS. Hinkle is a Yamaha performing artist and proudly endorses Remo, IP, and Grover Pro.

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Stuart Saunders Smith’s “The Authors”

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Wabash Ballroom

Yamaha Corporation of America, Grover Pro Percussion, Innovative Percussion, Remo, Inc.

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