NSU Summer Percussion Ensemble to present concert Sept. 9


The Summer Percussion Ensemble will present a concert on Friday, Sept. 9 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall on the Northwestern State University campus. Admission is free and open to the public. A livestream will be available at capa.nsula.edu/livestream.

Associate Professor of Music and Director of Percussion Studies Dr. Oliver Molina will lead an ensemble including NSU students Miguel Bustillo of San Pedro Sula, Honduras, Jackson Forester of Garland, Texas, Anthony Flores of Los Fresnos, Texas, Jack Overby of Joplin, Missouri, Caroline Shepherd of Frisco, Texas, Klaire Thomas of Neosho, Missouri, and Steven Wimberley of Pineville.

The program will be chamber works for percussion ensemble by Andy Akiho, Gareth Farr, Jlin, Annika Socolofsky and Andrea Venet.

On Sept. 15-16, the ensemble will go on a short recruiting/performance tour in the Dallas-Fort Worth area performing at Frisco, Heritage, Garland, and Rowlett high schools and Texas Christian University.