Composer, percussionist, drum set artist and improvisor Gregg Bendian (The Mahavishnu Project) will be presenting a masterclass on Friday October 19th from 2:30-4 PM in A59. Gregg is a world class artist and teacher, with over thirty recordings. He specializes in improvisation for everyone; not necessarily related to, but including, jazz. He will be asking students to improvise with him on their instruments, and all are invited. This masterclass will be germaine to all of us in several areas:
For music education standards; for music therapy improvisation; for our jazz students and faculty; for our music business teachers and students; for anyone studying percussion; for anyone who wants to interact with a world class artist. For more information, visit http://www.greggbendian.com/index.cfm
As a bonus, Kristen Shiner McGuire will be giving away free DW T-shirts, hats, and lanyards.
Percussion Masterclass. For more information, please contact the Department of Music or the Music Office at 585-389-2700