www.snowpondmusicfestival.com

TAPS EAST COAST took place at the Snow Pond Music Festival in Sidney, Maine from June 6-12, 2016. Our faculty consisted of Ted Atkatz, Laurel Black, Casey Cangelosi, and Shaun Tilburg. A total of 11 students participated, and highlights included a trip to the Vic Firth stick factory, a double elimination ping pong tournament and a wild post rehearsal lake side BBQ! Our mock audition winner was Arizona State University percussionist Ed Beyens.

 

Sidney, ME 04330

 

SCHEDULE


Mock Audition Repertoire

SNARE DRUM

Prokofiev: Lt. Kije Suite (1st movement only)

Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherezade

Shostakovich: Symphony #10 (2nd movement only)

Schuman: Symphony #3

 

XYLOPHONE

Gershwin: Porgy and Bess (opening only)

Kodaly: Hary Janos

Shostakovich: Polka from the Golden Age Ballet

Stravinsky: Firebird Ballet (1 before rehearsal #46-48 AND rehearsal #127-133)

 

GLOCKENSPIEL

Dukas: The Sorcerers Apprentice

Mozart: The Magic Flute

Respighi: The Pines of Rome

Tchaikovsky: Waltz from Sleeping Beauty

 

TAMBOURINE

Bizet: Carmen: Aragonaise from Suite #1

Dvorak: Carnival Overture

Stravinsky: Petrushka

 

CYMBALS

Dvorak: Scherzo Cappriccioso

Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto #2

Tchaikovsky: Overture to Romeo and Juliet

 

FINALS ONLY

MARIMBA

J.S. Bach: Candidate’s choice of one movement

SNARE DRUM

Delecluse: Etude #9 from 12 Etudes for Snare Drum