Percussion Ensemble Festival


The eighth annual festival features several Colorado high school ensembles, esteemed guest percussionist Andy Bliss, and the CSU Percussion Ensemble. Guest clinicians work with high school ensembles in master classes and clinics, followed by an evening concert.

During the day, High School ensembles receive feedback from guest clinicians, master classes are presented by guest artists, and clinics on primary percussion instruments are included. A concluding concert at 6 p.m. in the Instrumental Rehearsal Hall features the CSU Percussion Ensemble.

Registration for the daytime event is free, but required. Address inquiries to Dr. Hollenbeck.

Final Concert (FREE): 6 p.m., Instrumental Rehearsal Hall, UCA

CSU Percussion

Past Guest Artists



Eric Hollenbeck

Professor of Music; Percussion; Coordinator of Percussion

(970) 491-4054