Please use the Calendar link in the Navigation menu to stay up to date with rehearsal and performance information.

  • Students should use the Freshman Band Canvas page for all announcements and assignments.

Percussionists, click on the links below for video lessons from and Gifford Howarth on YouTube. Check back for new assignments weekly.
Snare Drum Matched Grip

The Basic Stroke (Rebound /Legato Stroke)

Developing the Multiple Bounce and Double Bounce Roll


Traditional Grip - How to Drum with Traditional Grip

Mallet Percussion Grip and Basic Stroke Techniques

Mallet Percussion Sticking Considerations

4 Mallet Lesson Series with Giff Howarth 02: Holding the Inside Mallet