Angelo State University
Student Success at Angelo State University
Student Success: Meet Tony Aguilar
Tony Aguilar joined the Angelo State University Percussion Studio in 2018. He is now the Head Percussion Director at Monterey High School in Lubbock, TX.
Student Success: Meet Bradley Rawson
Bradley Raswon joined the ASU Percussion Studio in 2017 as a transfer student from Texas Tech. He is now the Head Director at Mirkel ISD.
Student Success: Meet Jose Gonzales
Jose Gonzales joined the Angelo State University Percussion Studio in 2019. Winner of the ASU Concerto Contest with Gillinham's "Concerto for Marimba." He is finishing a Master's in Music for West Virginia University.
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Welcome to the percussion studio
at Angelo State University.
B.M. Applied Performance
B.M. Teacher Certification
Non majors are welcome!!
ENSEMBLES for percussionists:
- Percussion Ensemble
- Ram Band Drumline
- Wind Ensemble
- Symphonic Band
- Symphony Orchestra
- Jazz Combos
- Big Bands
PERCUSSION ARTISTS TO BE AWARE OF AND TO LISTEN TO
Here is a brief list of some of the various percussionists in many different fields you need to know about and listen. It is imperative that you know what the standards are for excellence in percussion performance and who sets these standards.
Evelyn Glennie - Marimba and Percussion (many CD’s available)
William Moersch - Marimba (Modern Marimbist CD)
Nebojsa Zivkovic - Marimba and Percussion(Castle of the Mad King, UnevenSouls)
Gordon Stout - Marimba (2 CD’s)
Leigh Howard Stevens - Marimba (2 CDs)
She e Wu - marimba
Anthony Cirone - orchestral percussion
Jonathan Haas - timpani
Keiko Abe - marimba
Steve Schick - percussionist
Ney Rosauro - marimba/percussion
Drum Set Artists: