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Summer Percussion Festival

Summer Percussion Festival (Ages 7-12)

Choose from two great programs!

  • Percussion Exploration (ages 7–10)
  • Percussion Ensemble (ages 9–12)

Both programs include hands-on experience with a wide variety of percussion instruments, plus the chance to learn and play in a fun group setting.

Sections Offered:

ages 7-10

Percussion Exploration

Learn what makes the percussion section tick! Percussion Exploration is a 5-day program designed to introduce young musicians to playing percussion instruments. It’s a great way to try out percussion in a fun group setting if you’re a beginner or have had only basic instruction. 

A musical presentation for family and friends will be held on the last day.

Days & Times
  • Monday, June 26 – Friday, June 30
  • 9:00 AM–12:00 PM daily
Tuition (2023)



Carl Puglisi

ages 9-12

Percussion Ensemble

Have some percussion experience already? In this 5-day program, you’ll play a wide variety of percussion instruments and work towards developing well-rounded percussion skills. Two years of percussion experience and a placement audition are required. Taught by Woodwind, Brass, and Percussion Department Chair Sylvie Zakarian.

A musical presentation for friends and family will be held on the last day.

To arrange an audition or for more information, email the program director or call us at 781-721-2950.

Days & Times
  • Monday, June 26 – Friday, June 30
  • 9:00 AM–12:00 PM daily
Tuition (2023)



Sylvie Zakarian

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