Marching Percussion Ensemble

MATT0018

Marching Percussion Ensemble focuses on the technical development of percussion playing in the marching percussion idiom through performance. Students learn a variety of technical and musical skills, play a diverse range of music, and perform at various events on and off campus. Past performance venues have included Boston Red Sox games, BU sporting events, Harvard Square, and Faneuil Hall.

Instrumentation

  • Marimba
  • Marching Snare
  • Auxiliary Percussion
  • Vibraphone
  • Marching Tenors (Quads)
  • Electric Guitar
  • Xylophone
  • Marching Bass Drum
  • Electric Bass Guitar
  • Glockenspiel
  • Marching Cymbals
  • Piano/Synthesizer

Rehearsal Information

  • Rehearsal and performance information can be found on the Marching Percussion Ensemble Calendar
  • All rehearsals will be held in the BU Band Room, located at 300 Babcock St. at the corner of Ashford St. in West Campus (entrance is 100-feet down the Ashford St. side of the building).
  • There will be no rehearsals held during the week of Spring Break

Ready to join Marching Percussion Ensemble? Sign up here!