6th Per - Intermediate Percussion
Intermediate Percussion Ensemble (Core Class)
A participation fee and/or instrumental rental fee may be required or included with course fees for listed classes.
Intermediate Percussion Ensemble 1.0 credit FA
Prerequisite: Previous participation in 9th grade / Beginning percussion ensemble / Current Grades 10 - 12
Fees: $30 Course fee / Uniform fee / District fee / $80 District equipment rental fee
The Intermediate Percussion Ensemble is an intermediate level percussion class with emphasis on performing percussion solos and ensemble literature. Players from this group will perform as an individual ensemble in concerts, UPAS, and region / state festivals. They will also make up a portion of the marching band battery and pit percussion sections. The class will include major study in the areas of snare drum, timpani, drum set, auxiliary and mallet percussion with testing in these area twice per quarter. Students will also be required to submit a weekly practice report, and a written percussion report every quarter. Purchase of a stick bag, curriculum manual, and a minimum stick inventory is required. Private study is highly recommended.