SUU Percussion

Recent news​

SUU Percussion

November, 2012

Percussion Ensemble Tour to Bryce Canyon!

New Percussion Website

Thursday, October 04, 2012 1:00 PM

Welcome to the new Southern University Utah Percussion website! Please keep checking here for updates. ​

Accomplishments from the 2011 - 2012

Thursday, October 04, 2012 1:00 PM

  • The SUU Percussion Ensemble won a “call for tapes” for the 2012 Utah Music Educators Conference and was ​ the featured performer at this convention.​
  • The SUU Percussionists did a 2 day Outreach event for ArtsFusion, visiting Panguitch Tropic and Escalante to teach drumming to elementary school children.
  • SUU hosted another successful Percussion Festival with clinics, concerts and guest artists The Ironworks Duo.
  • Taylor Armstrong won the Orchestra of Southern Utah Roy L Halverson Young Artist Competition and was a featured soloist in the 2012 season.
  • Lydia Bradshaw won a position as a semi-finalist in the 2012 Southern California International Marimba Competition.
  • Lydia Bradshaw was awarded a scholarship from Percussive Arts Society for travel and entry to the 2012 International Percussion Convention.
  • Marissa Brown, Darin Hunsinger and Taylor Armstrong competed in the 2012 Utah Day of Percussion and received many positive comments from the judges, and Taylor won the solo Marimba Category!
  • The SUU Drumline traveled to an away football game for the first time last year to Weber to support our football team.
  • The Percussion students attended the 2011 Percussive Arts Society International Convention in Indianapolis.
  • Lydia Bradshaw was given a scholarship to participate in the Canyon Arts Festival in Utah in June 2012
  • Darin Hunsinger attended the MIke Johnston Drum in California in July.