I will be directing the Kwantlen Polytechnic University Percussion Ensemble in their annual Fall Semester concert. Program to include works by Joseph Tompkins, Eric Whitacre, John Bergamo, Ivan Trevino, and Daniel Levitan. Come out and join us in the KPU auditorium!!
Julia Chien and I have been chosen as the Featured Artists for the 2019 Vancouver Pro Musica Sonic Boom Festival. We will be performing a showcase concert of new works written for the festival in Vancouver School of Music's Pyatt Hall. More details to come......
I'm very happy to be returning once again to perform a solo marimba set for the UBC Tunes at Noon Concert Series in the Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre. Set to include music from myself, Pius Cheung, Casey Cangelosi, Andrew Thomas, Queen, The Beatles, Ivan Trevino, Cyndi Lauper, Stephen Foster, and MOREEEEEEEEE
Nia Devetzis will give the world premiere of my work "Nahum" for speaking multi-percussionist. The recital will be at the University of Calgary - Eckhardt-Grammatte Concert Hall.
My work "Manifesto" will be performed by CSU associate professor of percussion Dr. Eric Hollenbeck as part of the 2018 Aries Composers Festival in Fort Collins, CO.
I will be joining Driftwood Percussion for their performance at the 2017 ISCM World New Music Days show at the Vancouver Roundhouse Exhibition Hall. Rep includes Niels Lyhne Lokkegaard, Yuan Guo, Juan Felipe Waller, Per Egland, and Vancouver's own Mariah Mennie!
I will be presenting a "how to" percussion pedagogy clinic at this years NCPP Conference at the University of Arkansas - Fayetteville. The session is titled "Practicing Tabla Without the Tabla : A Place to Begin for the Interested Student". Exact session time TBA.