Thom Hannum, one of the nation’s foremost percussion clinicians, is set to give a drumline clinic at Caldwell University, 4 p.m.to 9 p.m., on Thurs. Feb. 9.
The free event will include master classes for indoor drumlines, marching percussion technique break-out sessions, and group performances, as well as a demonstrations by Hannum. It will be held in the Student Center and a free dinner is included.
Hannum is associate director of the Minuteman Marching Band at University of Massachusetts Amherst and is well known in the percussion world for his work with The Cadets and Star of Indiana Drum and Bugle Corps. He was a member of the design team for the Tony Award-winning shows Blast! and CyberJam. In 2001 he was inducted into the Drum Corps International Hall of Fame.
If interested in participating individually or with your indoor drumline, please contact Music Department Professor Rebecca Vega at firstname.lastname@example.org or 973-618-3446.
Percussionists will need to bring their marching instruments. Space is limited so register soon.