Percussive Notes is the official journal of the Percussive Arts Society, exclusive to PAS Members. Published in February, April, June, August, October (PASIC® Preview Edition) and December 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. 58, No. 4 - August 2020
2020 Hall of Fame:
Leon “Ndugu” Chancler
✎ Looking Back at the Marimba 2010 International Festival and Conference: An Interview with Fernando A. Meza
✎ Bill Molenhof’s Solo Vibraphone Music Collections
✎ Inspiration: An Interview with James Latimer
✎ Profile: Juan Chávez
✎ Life in the Trenches: Conversations with Freelance Percussionists
✎ Farbod Yadollahi: Master Percussionist of the Udu and Tonbak
✎ Feeling the Groove: Extending the Use of Drum Set in Marching and Concert Percussion Education
✎ Tech Toolbox — Gratis Edition
✎ Rethinking the Standard University Jury
✎ Back Pain? Lighten Up!
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Drum Set: David Stanoch
Education: Aaron T. Smith
Health & Wellness: Dr. Darin Workman
Keyboard: Dr. Brian Zator
Marching/Rudimental: Dr. Gene Fambrough
Professional Development: Dr. Dan Piccolo
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Technology: Dr. Kurt Gartner
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