Percussive Notes is the official journal of the Percussive Arts Society, exclusive to PAS Members. Published in March, May, July, September (PASIC® Preview Edition) and November in print and online, this publication is written for professional and student percussionists. Regular sections are devoted to drum set, marching percussion, world percussion, keyboard, symphonic percussion, education, technology, health and wellness, research, and reviews of the latest percussion literature and recordings.
Vol. 56, No. 3 - July 2018
✎ The Brazilian Maracatu
✎ Rediscovering the Sistrum
✎ Marimba Levels, Part 2
✎ Night Suite: Interviews with Stuart Saunders Smith and Berndt Thurner
✎ Averted Listening
✎ Booking a Guest Artist for Your School
✎ Just Play Something Latin: A guide for music educators on Afro-Cuban music
✎ Seven Steps to Achieving a Great Snare Drum Sound
✎ "Amid the Noise" An Interview with Jason Treuting
✎ Hybrid Rudiments in Rudimental Drumming
✎ A Brief History of Four-mallet Tenor Steelpan Technique
✎ + More!
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