Percussion Symposium

She-e Wu

  • MUS_WKSP 310 Performance Workshop, One-Week 0 credit
  • MUS_WKSP 315 Performance Workshop, One-Week 0.5 credit (additional charge to register for credit)
  • Evanston Campus, July 30 – August 4, 2018
  • Mon- Sat 9:00 am-6:00 pm
  • Locations: Regenstein Hall and the Ryan Center for the Musical Arts
  • Participant Tuition: $650, Full Program Auditor: $400, Day Auditor: $80
She-e Wu

Distinguished percussionists from New York Philharmonic, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Cleveland Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony Orchestra, and many more will gather at this Percussion "Think Tank" to discuss styles, sound productions, phrasings, listening sessions, body movements, strokes, brain in music, memorization, performing, delivery, physical execution, practicing, auditions, instruments and daily technical lab classes on all percussion instruments and performances in master classes.

This program is led by She-e Wu, associate professor of percussion at the Bienen School of Music.

No audition requirements.

How to Apply

Applications must be submitted via the Summer Application. Upon creating a file in the Application, applicants should select “Summer Session” as their application type, and then select the workshop to which you are applying. This will ensure that your file is distributed to the correct reviewers. No separate application form is necessary--do not submit an application to Northwestern University via the Common Application or Graduate Music Online Application. Applicants will be asked to upload a detailed resume for the performance offerings. NOTE: No paper applications will be accepted. Do not mail recordings to the Bienen School of Music or to faculty, as these will not be reviewed or returned.

The deadline for performer applications is April 16, 2018. Auditors are encouraged. The deadline for participant registration with full tuition due is June 1, 2018.

For more information contact the Northwestern University Bienen School of Music Office of Admission and Financial Aid at 847-491-3141 or