Undergraduate and graduate percussion students benefit from a curriculum that addresses a variety of instruments, techniques, and music genres. The University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee percussion program provides students with a diverse education through private instruction, ensembles, and percussion coursework. The Percussion Curriculum guides students towards becoming versatile performers capable of playing a variety of percussion instruments in specific musical styles.
Music Building, Room 149
Percussion curriculum is presented in coursework and ensemble classes. Guest artists are invited to campus to augment curriculum topics.
Students are required to pass a series of performance proficiencies to complete the curriculum and meet graduation requirements. Growth and achievement are measured at weekly course sessions, course examinations, Assessment Lessons, juries, and performances.
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