Gordon Stout talks about composition
One of KPP's most prolific composers, Gordon Stout discusses his process of composition. "I compose by playing the instrument ... so I don't get a musical idea if I don't hear sounds from playing the instrument."
Bach and Beyond:
An Interview w/ LHS
Percussive Notes' Nathan Daughtry caught up with Leigh Howard Stevens to talk about his upcoming masterclass at PASIC '14, Bach and more.
Will James on
snare drum sticks
"When Malletech first came to me and asked me to design a snare drum stick, my first response was Why?! ... And now I can't imagine not having them in my bag."
- Will James
On the Road with
Marimbists have been raving for years about how easy it is to travel with a Malletech Roadster Marimba. Check out how the Escape 10 duo manages to fit ALL their gear into the back of one vehicle ... with ease!
The countdown to PASIC '14 is on! Don't forget to look for Malletech in the exhibit hall and check out the many sessions from Malletech artists.
In the meantime ... here's Ed Smith from PASIC '12.
Percussive Notes' Kurt Gartner delves into Nathaniel Bartlett's timeSpacePlace: dynamic percussive performances involving much more than a man and his marimba.