AU Percussion Studio Performs on April Fool's Day

AU Percussion Studio Performs on April Fool's Day

3/28/19 ASHLAND, Ohio – Under the direction of Elizabeth Procopio, the Ashland University Percussion Studio will perform a concert of a variety of works featuring different styles and instrumentation on April 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the Elizabeth Pastor Recital Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

Comprised of music education majors, minors and non-majors, the ensemble’s students frequently perform with the University Marching Band, Symphonic Band, Jazz Orchestra, Ashland Area Community Concert Band and many jazz combos in the department.

The concert program will include J.S.Bach’s "Gavotte" and "Bouree"; "Perpetual Motion" by Richard Weiner; "Head Talk" by Mark Ford; and "Akadinda Trio" by Emmanuel Sejourne.

For more information about the music department and a full events schedule, visit the Web site at or contact Tricia Applegate, coordinator of performing arts publicity and events, at 419-289-5950 or  

Ashland University, which has been ranked in the top tier of colleges and universities in U.S. News and World Report’s National Universities category, is a mid-sized, comprehensive private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Religiously affiliated with the Brethren Church, Ashland University ( deeply values the individual student and offers a unique educational experience that combines the challenge of strong, applied academic programs with a faculty and staff who build nurturing relationships with their students. ###