Percussion Concert Marks Debut Performance

The Department of Music’s Percussion Studio will present its annual “Fall Percussion Sampler Concert,” at 8 p.m. Dec. 6 in Baldwin Auditorium.

Michael R. Bump, professor of music, will direct the concert. In addition to performances by Concert Percussion Ensemble I and the Statesmen Marching Percussion Ensemble, this concert will feature the debut performance of the new University Steel Band, “Truman Steel.” Truman Steel consists of 18 students from all majors across campus, performing on native Trinidadian steel drums, specifically created for Truman.

In all, more than 40 students will be performing. For more information, contact Bump at 660.785.4052.