MSUM Percussionists Study with World Renown Gamelan Instructor

The MSUM Percussion Studio, directed by Dr. Kenyon Williams, recently completed their annual fall retreat at Buffalo River State Park along with a special guest artist, Joko Sutrisno. Mr. Sutrisno, one of the foremost Indonesian gamelan instructors in the United States, worked for two days with the students in beautiful weather on the state park campgrounds as the students learned […]

Trail Run registrations due June 4

You are invited to celebrate National Trails Day by participating in the 4th Annual Buffalo River Trail Run (5K & 10K) Saturday, June 7 at 8 a.m. at the MSUM Regional Science Center and Buffalo River State Park. Details can be found at

African Drum and Dance Workshop at Buffalo River

Join the members of the MSUM Percussion Ensemble as they present a West African Drum and Dance Workshop at Buffalo River State Park (20 min from campus down Highway 10). Directed by Dr. Kenyon Williams, new and experienced participants will learn basic dances, rhythms, and songs Dr. Williams learned while studying in Ghana this past spring during his sabbatical. The […]