David Coash

Percussionist David Coash has been a member of The Florida Orchestra in Tampa, Florida since 1978. Dr. Coash received his doctorate of musical arts degree from the University of Michigan, School of Music, in 1999 and also holds a master’s degree in performance from Northwestern University and degrees in music and music education from the […]

John R. Beck

Professor John R. Beck has been a member of the artist-faculty at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts since 1998. He is a percussionist with the Winston-Salem and Greensboro symphony orchestras, Brass Band of Battle Creek, and the Philidor Percussion Group, and the Forecast Music contemporary ensemble. Beck served previously on the […]

David Hardman

David Hardman is director of percussion activities at the University of Central Oklahoma, having previously taught at the University of Miami, the University of South Florida, and St. Petersburg College. He is in demand as a percussion and drumset artist throughout the Southeast. He has performed and/or recorded with numerous world-class musicians, including jazz players: […]

Alison Shaw

Prior to her appointment to The University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh in 2004, Dr. Alison Shaw served on the music faculties of Michigan State University, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Eastern New Mexico University and The Interlochen Center for the Arts. She serves on the summer faculty of the International Music Camp in the International Peace Gardens on the […]