Professor Theresa Dimond, Director
The UCLA Percussion Ensemble is a chamber ensemble made up primarily of percussion majors. Its purpose is to develop and refine percussion techniques and ensemble playing. The ensemble is dedicated to performing the standard percussion ensemble literature, as well as contemporary works for percussion ensemble. Permission of instructor is required. The percussion ensemble does its major concert in the spring quarter, but is also involved in other performance activities. Percussion ensemble meets in the percussion studio.
Sample programs from Percussion Ensemble Performances:
Click below to listen to the UCLA Percussion Ensemble, under the direction of former percussion professor Mitchell Peters, performing John Cage's "Third Construction".