Guest artists join Tarleton faculty in annual Brass and Percussion Day


Friday, February 22, 2019

STEPHENVILLE, Texas —Tarleton State University faculty and guest artists lead a full day of workshops as part of the annual Brass and Percussion Day, Saturday, March 2, in the auditorium of the Clyde H. Wells Fine Arts Center in Stephenville.

Registration begins at 8 a.m. Admission is free to all events.

Hosted by the Department of Fine Arts and the university’s bands, the event features master classes, faculty showcases and opportunities for young musicians to work with professionals in a small-group environment.

Tarleton brass and percussion faculty will join forces with the Center Stage Brass Ensemble and guest artists Dr. Christopher Moore, trumpet; Dr. James Naigus, horn; Clay Garret, tuba; and Casey Cangelosi, percussion.

An all-star concert featuring guest clinicians and Tarleton faculty rounds out the day.

For more information, contact Dr. Brian Walker at [email protected] Dr. Benjamin Charles at [email protected].

The Tarleton State University President’s Circle, Tarleton Career Services and the College of Science and Technology generously provided financial support for this program.Tarleton, founding member of The Texas A&M University System, provides a student-focused, value-driven education marked by academic innovation and a dedication to transform today’s scholars into tomorrow’s leaders. It offers degree programs to more than 13,000 students at Stephenville, Fort Worth, Waco, Midlothian, RELLIS Academic Alliance in Bryan, and online, emphasizing real-world learning experiences that address societal needs while maintaining its core values of tradition, integrity, civility, excellence, leadership and service.

Contact: Phil Riddle, News and Information Specialist
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A founding member of The Texas A&M System, Tarleton State is breaking records — in enrollment, research, scholarship, athletics, philanthropy and engagement — while transforming the lives of more than 16,000 students in Stephenville, Fort Worth, Waco, Bryan and online. True to Tarleton’s values of excellence, integrity and respect, academic programs emphasize real world learning and address regional, state and national needs.