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Steven Eldridge

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[Eldridge, Steven]
  • Senior Lecturer

Biography

Andrew Eldridge is a percussionist based in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex where he is the Director of Marching Percussion / Senior Lecturer in Percussion at the University of Texas at Arlington. He is currently a candidate for the Doctorate of Musical Arts degree in Percussion Performance with a cognate in Music Theory at Texas Christian University.

Andrew received his Bachelor of Music from Texas A&M University – Commerce and his Master of Music in Percussion Performance from the University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign. Andrew served as an instructor for the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign Drumline for two years. He was also an instructor for the TCU drumline that received First Place and the prestigious Fred Sanford Award in the 2012 PASIC Indoor Drumline Competition. He was awarded Most Influential Teacher for 2011 while teaching as Director of Percussion / Assistant Band Director at Rockwall-Heath High School in Rockwall, Texas. Prior to UTA, Mr. Eldridge taught theory at Texas Christian University and percussion at Texas Wesleyan University, and has also held full-time staff positions at Birdville High School, North Richland Hills, Texas; Kaufman High School, Kaufman, Texas; and Naaman Forest High School in the Garland Independent School District.

Andrew recently served a three-year term on the Lone Star Wind Orchestra Board of Directors, and has been performing with the group as a section percussionist since 2009. Andrew was selected to present a clinic on crowd-funding at the 2013 Midwest Clinic and 2014 Texas Music Educators Association annual convention. He has commissioned and given the world premieres of music written for percussion by Dan Welcher, Dwayne Rice, Martin Blessinger, Ryan George, and David Maslanka. Additionally, he was a finalist in the 2012 and 2014 Southern California International Marimba Competition, a semi-finalist in the 2013 Great Plains International Marimba Competition, and awarded 2nd place in the 2002 PASIC International Multi-Percussion Competition. As an arranger, he wrote the drumline parts for the 2004 Fed-Ex Orange Bowl and 2006 Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl. 

Professional Preparation

    • In Progress D.M.A in Percussion Performance (Music Theory),  Texas Christan University
    • 2005 Master of Music in Percussion PerformanceUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    • 2003 Bachelor of Science in Music EducationTexas A&M University - Commerce

Appointments

    • Aug 2014 to May 2015 Adjunct Instructor of Music Theory
      Texas Christian University (TCU)
    • Jan 2014 to May 2014 Professor of Percussion - Sabbatical Replacement
      Texas Christian University (TCU)
    • Jan 2012 to May 2015 Adjunct Instructor of Percussion
      Texas Wesleyan University
    • Aug 2011 to May 2015 Graduate Teaching Assistant - Percussion
      Texas Christian University (TCU)
    • Aug 2008 to May 2011 Percussion Director / Assistant Band Director
      Rockwall-Heath High School

Memberships

  • Professional
    • Aug 1998 to Present Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA)
    • Aug 1998 to Present Percussive Arts Society  Percussive Arts Society (PAS)

Courses

      • MUSI 114-001 Percussion Ensemble

        Percussion Ensemble is a course that explores in depth the wide range of percussion instruments found in classical and world music.  The instruments are used as a complete melodic ensemble, exploring a wider repertoire, and technical requirement than those found in concert band or orchestra.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 114-002 Percussion Ensemble

        Percussion Ensemble is a course that explores in depth the wide range of percussion instruments found in classical and world music.  The instruments are used as a complete melodic ensemble, exploring a wider repertoire, and technical requirement than those found in concert band or orchestra.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 114-003 Percussion Ensemble

        Percussion Ensemble is a course that explores in depth the wide range of percussion instruments found in classical and world music.  The instruments are used as a complete melodic ensemble, exploring a wider repertoire, and technical requirement than those found in concert band or orchestra.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 1251-001 Percussion Lessons

        The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student is evaluated in two ways. First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 2250-001 Percussion Lessons

        The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student is evaluated in two ways. First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 2251-001 Percussion Lessons

        The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student is evaluated in two ways. First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 1251-001 Percussion Lessons

        The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student is evaluated in two ways. First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 3250-001 Percussion Lessons

        The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student is evaluated in two ways. First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 3251-001 Percussion Lessons

        The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student is evaluated in two ways. First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 4250-001 Percussion Lessons

        The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student is evaluated in two ways. First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 4251-001 Percussion Lessons

        The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student is evaluated in two ways. First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 2222-001 Percussion Lessons

        The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student is evaluated in two ways. First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 171-001 Percussion Lessons

        The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student is evaluated in two ways. First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 3360-001 Percussion Lessons

        The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student is evaluated in two ways. First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 3361-001 Percussion Lessons

        The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student is evaluated in two ways. First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 4460-001 Percussion Lessons

        The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student is evaluated in two ways. First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 4461-001 Percussion Lessons

        The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student is evaluated in two ways. First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 5241-001 Percussion Lessons

        The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student is evaluated in two ways. First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 5341-001 Percussion Lessons

        The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student is evaluated in two ways. First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 2104-001 PERCUSSION CLASS

        This course serves to instruct music education students on the best practices for teaching percussion in the secondary school music programs. A sample curriculum will be given for a beginning percussion class, as well as middle and high school percussion sections. University students will also learn current trends in pedagogical approaches and teaching styles for the various ensembles usually found on middle and high school campuses.

        This course of study will briefly survey the history of major instruments found in the percussion family as well as the problems and solutions found within notation and scoring. A basic playing technique will be learned on several percussion instruments to prepare educators on common technical and acoustic errors found within young students. Furthermore, music education students will learn the minimum guidelines for upgrading percussion equipment and facilities as set forth by the National Conference on Percussion Pedagogy.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 114-001 Percussion Ensemble

        Percussion Ensemble is a course that explores in depth the wide range of percussion instruments found in classical and world music.  The instruments are used as a complete melodic ensemble, exploring a wider repertoire, and technical requirement than those found in concert band or orchestra.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 1250-001 PRIVATE LESSONS IN PERCUSSION

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 1251-001 PRIVATE LESSONS IN PERCUSSION

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 2250-001 PRIVATE LESSONS IN PERCUSSION

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 2251-001 PRIVATE LESSONS IN PERCUSSION

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 3250-001 PRIVATE LESSONS IN PERCUSSION

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 3251-001 PRIVATE LESSONS IN PERCUSSION

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 4250-001 PRIVATE LESSONS IN PERCUSSION

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 4251-001 PRIVATE LESSONS IN PERCUSSION

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 2104-001 Percussion Methods (Non-Major Track)

        This course serves to instruct music education students on the best practices for teaching percussion in the secondary school music programs. A sample curriculum will be given for a beginning percussion class, as well as middle and high school percussion sections. University students will also learn current trends in pedagogical approaches and teaching styles for the various ensembles usually found on middle and high school campuses.

        This course of study will briefly survey the history of major instruments found in the percussion family as well as the problems and solutions found within notation and scoring. A basic playing technique will be learned on several percussion instruments to prepare educators on common technical and acoustic errors found within young students. Furthermore, music education students will learn the minimum guidelines for upgrading percussion equipment and facilities as set forth by the National Conference on Percussion Pedagogy.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 2104-002 Percussion Methods (Applied Major track)

        This course serves to instruct first year percussion students on the best practices for beginning and intermediate percussion techniques.
         

        This course of study will briefly survey the history of major instruments found in the percussion family as well as the problems and solutions found within notation and scoring. A basic playing technique will be learned on several percussion instruments to prepare performers for a successful applied lesson curriculum commonly found at the collegiate level. Furthermore, percussion students will learn how to apply these techniques as needed when learning solo and large ensemble repertoire.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 1250-001 Applied Lessons - Percussion

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 1251-001 Applied Lessons - Percussion

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 2250-001 Applied Lessons - Percussion

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 2251-001 Applied Lessons - Percussion

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 3250-001 Applied Lessons - Percussion

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 3251-001 Applied Lessons - Percussion

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 4250-001 Applied Lessons - Percussion

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 4251-001 Applied Lessons - Percussion

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 114-001 Percussion Ensemble

        Percussion Ensemble is a course that explores in depth the wide range of percussion instruments found in classical and world music.  The instruments are used as a complete melodic ensemble, exploring a wider repertoire, and technical requirement than those found in concert band or orchestra.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 118-001 Drumline

        Drumline is open to all students within the University. The drumline, as a section within the Maverick Marching Band, presents exhibition performances across the metroplex, state, and nation each year. It also serves the Arlington community with parades and ceremonial functions.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 1251-001 PRIVATE LESSONS IN PERCUSSION

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 1250-001 PRIVATE LESSONS IN PERCUSSION

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 2250-001 PRIVATE LESSONS IN PERCUSSION

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 2251-001 PRIVATE LESSONS IN PERCUSSION

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 3250-001 PRIVATE LESSONS IN PERCUSSION

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 3251-001 PRIVATE LESSONS IN PERCUSSION

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 4250-001 PRIVATE LESSONS IN PERCUSSION

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 4251-001 PRIVATE LESSONS IN PERCUSSION

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 2104-001 Percussion Methods

        This course serves to instruct music education students on the best practices for teaching percussion in the secondary school music programs. A sample curriculum will be given for a beginning percussion class, as well as middle and high school percussion sections. University students will also learn current trends in pedagogical approaches and teaching styles for the various ensembles usually found on middle and high school campuses.

        This course of study will briefly survey the history of major instruments found in the percussion family as well as the problems and solutions found within notation and scoring. A basic playing technique will be learned on several percussion instruments to prepare educators on common technical and acoustic errors found within young students. Furthermore, music education students will learn the minimum guidelines for upgrading percussion equipment and facilities as set forth by the National Conference on Percussion Pedagogy.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 118-001 Drumline

        Drumline is open to all students within the University. The drumline, as a section within the Maverick Marching Band, presents exhibition performances across the metroplex, state, and nation each year. It also serves the Arlington community with parades and ceremonial functions.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 2104-002 Percussion Methods (Applied Major track)

        This course serves to instruct first year percussion students on the best practices for beginning and intermediate percussion techniques.
         

        This course of study will briefly survey the history of major instruments found in the percussion family as well as the problems and solutions found within notation and scoring. A basic playing technique will be learned on several percussion instruments to prepare performers for a successful applied lesson curriculum commonly found at the collegiate level. Furthermore, percussion students will learn how to apply these techniques as needed when learning solo and large ensemble repertoire.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 1250-001 Applied Percussion Lessons

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 1251-001 Applied Percussion Lessons

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 2250-001 Applied Percussion Lessons

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 2251-001 Applied Percussion Lessons

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 3250-001 Applied Percussion Lessons

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 3251-001 Applied Percussion Lessons

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 4250-001 Applied Percussion Lessons

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 4251-001 Applied Percussion Lessons

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MUSI 171-001 Applied Percussion Lessons

        Learning outcome for applied lessons The student will combine previously acquired knowledge of percussion techniques and experience advanced new techniques on all the following instruments:            

        Mallet percussion             Snare drum             Timpani             Drumset             World percussion

        The student will be evaluated in two ways.  First by demonstrating knowledge through the successful performances excerpted from material studied throughout the semester, and second the synthesis of these new techniques into a successful musical performance on at least two instruments of the percussion family each semester during jury performance and UTA Proficiency Method Book List.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours