Information about hosting Clinics, Master Classes, and Concerts with Dr
hosting Clinics, Master Classes, and Concerts with Dr. Stuart Marrs
Dr. Marrs endorses the following fine percussion manufacturers who may
be able to assist and facilitate his appearance at your event:
Contact Stuart Marrs
to arrange a clinic, concert, or master class at your event or institution.
Dr. Marrs offers outstanding clinics for a wide range of
percussion audiences. Below is a
sample of typical clinic topics.
The depth of coverage for each topic and additional topics will be customized
to fit your needs.
Music Educators All-State Festivals:
percussion clinics for music teachers and directors
and Answer sessions where educators bring in their percussion issues
to listen for and how to respond to the percussion section
equipment: what does your
Perhaps the most useful format for conveying the information
at a level customized for the student audience is via the master class. Here Dr. Marrs critiques performance on
concert percussion (timpani, keyboard percussion, snare drum, multiple
percussion) in any of the following areas for the benefit of the student
performer and the audience:
working with your group
Over 30 years conducting percussion ensembles has given Dr. Stuart Marrs
profound insight into the genre.
Under his baton, the percussion ensemble becomes not only a vehicle for
musical expression but also a valuable instrument for percussion instruction
and a means of musical fulfillment for the players.
Marrs regularly performs with several chamber music ensembles which are
available for concerts either in conjunction with, or independent from clinics
and master classes.
- Dr. Stuart
Marrs:soloist with orchestra or
percussion ensemble accompaniment
- Percussion Continents: violin and percussion
Duo: flute and percussion
University of Maine faculty chamber ensemble
two pianos and two percussion
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