PAS Recent News

  • 2018 PAS Internship

    Apr 6, 2018, 15:56 PM by PAS
    PAS announces the opening of our 2018 PAS Internship, to run from June 2018 - November 2018. This position will work closely with Rhythm! Discovery Center, PASIC, and PAS programs and initiatives. Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by May 11.
    Full story
  • PAS Sponsors Hit Like A Girl Contest

    Mar 2, 2018, 11:23 AM by PAS
    PAS is proud to once again sponsor the 7th annual Hit Like A Girl Contest, which officially opened for submissions yesterday, March 1st and will run through April 11th, 2018. The 2018 theme, "Break Through," will feature Drumset, World, Marching, Concert, and Technology Categories.
    Full story
  • PAS Hires Programs Manager

    Feb 28, 2018, 16:20 PM by PAS
    PAS is thrilled to announce that Amber Fox will be joining the staff of the Percussive Arts Society as our new Programs Manager. As Programs Manager, Amber will directly work on such programs as Group Memberships, Days of Percussion, Competitions, Scholarships, and PASIC®.
    Full story
  • 2018 IPEC

    Feb 1, 2018, 11:53 AM by PAS
    PAS is excited to announce the opening of the 2018 International Percussion Ensemble Competition! Compete with ensembles around the country for the chance to perform at PASIC 2018 in Indianapolis, IN! Deadline for submissions is April 30, 2018.
    Full story
  • PASIC 2018 Artist Applications

    Dec 18, 2017, 15:17 PM by PAS
    PAS is currently accepting artist applications to perform or present at PASIC 2018, November 14-17, Indianapolis, IN. The application deadline is January 15, 2018. Please visit PASIC.org to learn more and begin your application!
    Full story
  • 2017 PAS Awards

    Oct 26, 2017, 12:28 PM by PAS
    PAS is proud to announce the 2017 recipients of its distinguished Awards: Outstanding PAS Service Award (B. Michael Williams), Outstanding PAS Supporter Award (Lauren Vogel Weiss), PAS President’s Industry Award (Ron Samuels), PAS Lifetime Achievement in Education Award (Richard Gipson), and Outstanding PAS Chapter Award (Brazil Chapter).
    Full story
  • PASIC17 Registration Deadline 9/29

    Sep 27, 2017, 12:14 PM by PAS
    Complete your PASIC Registration online by September 29th to take advantage of registration discounts! 4-Day Badges - which include full access to all PASIC events (Wednesday, November 8 – Saturday, November 11) - are under $300 for a limited time!
    Full story
  • 2017 PAS Mock Auditions

    Aug 21, 2017, 14:59 PM by PAS
    The 2017 Mock Auditions are now open! Presented each year at PASIC, the Mock Audition is a valuable opportunity to learn from renowned symphonic percussionists from around the world! View the required repertoire and apply by September 25.
    Full story
  • 2017 Hall of Fame Inductees

    Jul 28, 2017, 15:20 PM by PAS
    PAS is proud to announce its 2017 Hall of Fame Inductees: Andy Narell, Bobby Hutcherson, Zeferino Nandayapa, and Percussion Group Cincinnati. The Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will be held Thursday, November 9, 2017 before the PASIC Thursday Evening Concert.
    Full story
  • Check out July Percussive Notes

    Jul 20, 2017, 17:57 PM by PAS
    Check out July Percussive Notes! The July 2017 Issue features: African Drumming in Drum Circles, The Zimbabwean Marimba: “World Music” in the West, Groove, Grid, and Cycle: Expanding awareness of pulse, meter, and structure, An Interview with John Stoessel + More!
    Full story
  • PASIC Registration Early Bird Discount Quickly Approaching

    Jul 20, 2017, 17:50 PM by PAS
    Complete your PASIC Registration online by July 31 to take advantage of Early Bird Pricing. 4-Day Badges - which include full access to all PASIC events (Wednesday, November 8 – Saturday, November 11) - are under $200 for a limited time!
    Full story
  • Percussive Arts Society Receives Grant from The NAMM Foundation

    Jul 6, 2017, 14:39 PM by PAS
    This grant will help grow and support PAS’ Find Your Rhythm! community outreach program, which reaches school groups, families and seniors in Indianapolis. The program’s school guided portion will support the musical journey of 1,000 area students.
    Full story
  • PASIC 2017 Registration Now Open!

    May 1, 2017, 17:51 PM by PAS
    Full story
  • PASIC 2017 Scholarships Open

    Mar 3, 2017, 13:42 PM by PAS
    Full story
  • In Memoriam: Margaret Zildjian, Clyde Stubblefield

    Feb 21, 2017, 09:29 AM by PAS
    Full story
  • PASIC 2017 Exhibitor Registration Open

    Feb 16, 2017, 14:32 PM by PAS
    Full story
  • Happy 90th Birthday, Jim Sewrey!

    Feb 9, 2017, 11:46 AM by PAS
    Full story
  • Third Coast Percussion to perform at GRAMMY Awards

    Feb 2, 2017, 11:46 AM by PAS
    Full story
  • World Percussion Group 2017 Artists Announced

    Feb 2, 2017, 11:36 AM by PAS
    Full story
  • 2017 PAS Scholarships Available

    Feb 1, 2017, 11:19 AM by PAS
    Full story

Contact Us

Percussive Arts Society
110 W. Washington Street Suite A 
Indianapolis, IN 46204
T: (317) 974-4488
F: (317) 974-4499
E: percarts@pas.org