School of Music

Percussion

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Phone: +61 8 6488 7985

Email: junior-music@uwa.edu.au

Percussion The Junior Music School is pleased to announce an exciting new opportunity for young musicians to have weekly lessons with a percussion teacher of the highest caliber.

Overview

Beginners - $825 per semester
16 private 30-minute lessons are offered by one of Perth leading percussionists, to give your child an excellent grounding in percussion studies.

From marimba, snare drum and timpani to drum kit and hand drums, the lessons will cover a wide range of styles utilising the full resources of UWA’s renowned percussion department and ensuring each lesson is a fun and enriching musical experience.Ensemble playing is also encouraged between students. 

Held on Saturday mornings over 16 weeks (or 8 weeks if enrolling mid-semester), lessons are suitable for those aged 7 and over, especially those with a piano background.
Percussion Ensemble - $485 per semester

These sessions, led by Jackson Vickery one of Perth's premier percussionists, will cover a wide range of percussion styles including Latin percussion, improvisation, body percussion, hand drumming circles and rhythm games.

The fun and dynamic sessions are suitable for complete beginners, as well as those who have some prior musical experience i.e. those who have completed our JMS Firebird program!

Ensemble sessions are for 1 hour and run for 16 weeks.

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