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Dr. Jason Koontz travels to 2017 Laborie Steel Pan and Brasilian Percussion Workshop

Dr. Jason Koontz travels to 2017 Laborie Steel Pan and Brasilian Percussion Workshop
This workshop is a Laborie Pan Project initiative in collaboration with the Laborie Development Foundation and the Eastern Kentucky University.
 
The Laborie Pan Project has been known for its forefront involvement in arts and music. This activity displays their commitment and continuity in doing just that. They provide avenues for the encouragement of personal development of participants while providing a platform for better quality of music and musical performances.
 
The workshop will be tutored by Mr. Jason Koontz, Director of Percussion Studies at Eastern Kentucky University, and Mr. Andy Narell, renowned pan player and composer. The workshop sessions will be held in various locations around Laborie featuring master classes, steel band rehearsals, rehearsals of Brazilian drumming and a Laborie concert performance.
 
The EKU Percussion Studies also performed, and helped with instruction. Below you will find a photo of Dr. Koontz and students involved. 
 

Published on August 23, 2016

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