Department of Music
 

VT Percussion Ensemble

Virginia Tech Percussion Ensemble is a university ensemble open to music majors and non-majors by audition in the fall semester. VTP performs a wide body of repertoire from classical transcriptions and chamber works to West African drumming traditions and large percussion orchestra pieces. The ensemble features several guest artists throughout the year and students have the opportunity to participate in masterclasses with visiting guests artists on several occasions.

Contact Dr. Annie Stevens at ajs@vt.edu for audition information and the rehearsal schedule and for information on percussion related opportunities at Virginia Tech.

VTP Fall Concert:

  • December 4th, 2014: The CUBE at the Moss Arts Center

Spring 2015 Concert:

  • April 18th, 2015: Moss Arts Center with guest artist, Dr. Scott Herring

Non-major students are encouraged to participate in the Symphony Band during the fall semester where they will also get an opportunity to perform percussion ensemble repertoire and wind band repertoire. Contact Dr. Polly Middleton to inquire about the Symphony Band percussion auditions: polly@vt.edu