MSUM Grammy connection

MSUM recently hosted two musical artists who won Grammy Awards this past Sunday evening: Shane Shanahan (Best World Music Album with “The Silk Road Ensemble,”) and Larnell Lewis (Best Contemporary Instrumental Album with “Snarky Puppy”). Both artists performed alongside MSUM students at the MSUM Day of Percussion in November of 2017. There’s great things happening in the School of Performing […]

Professor of Percussion Featured on International Podcast

Dr. Kenyon Williams, Professor of Percussion, was recently featured in an interview on the “@Percussion” podcast, the most followed percussion podcast on the internet. Dr. Williams was interviewed by “@Percussion” podcast host Casey Cangelosi, who was in Moorhead in November as a featured guest artist at the MSUM Day of Percussion. Listen to the podcast on YouTube.

MSUM Day of Percussion

The MSUM Percussion Studio is proud to host a Day of Percussion Saturday, Nov. 5 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The day will feature world-class guest artists Shane Shanahan (hand drum percussionist with Yo-Yo Ma’s “Silk Road Ensemble”), Larnell Lewis (drumset player with the jazz/fusion band “Snarky Puppy”), and Casey Cangelosi (percussion virtuoso). Clinics and masterclasses will take place […]