Registration, fees & schedule


Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, extension division lessons Saturday, March 19, 2011 at The Nicholas Music Center in New Brunswick, NJ. Photography by Jody Somers/J Somers Photography LLC

Register for Percussion Foundations

Audition information for Rutgers Youth Percussion Ensemble


Available Courses – Schedules & Fees

Rutgers Youth Percussion Ensemble
Tuition: $675 + $15 registration fee
Semester Dates: March 11 – June 3, 2017
Meeting Day & Time: Saturdays, 10 a.m.– 1 p.m.
Meeting Dates: 3/11, 3/18, 3/25; 4/1, 4/8, 4/15*, 4/22, 4/29 (RU Day performance), 4/30 (NJCU Performance); 5/6, 5/13, 5/18 (Percussion Celebration); 6/3
Skip dates: May 20 & May 27, 2017
Drop-in Days: Saturdays, March 11, and April 8, 2017
Concerts & Special Events: Rutgers Day, Saturday, April 29, 2017, time & location TBD; NJCU Day of Percussion, April 30, 2017, time & location TBD;  Percussion Celebration: Saturday, May 20, 2017, Time: 12-3 p.m.; additional performances TBA.
*Rehearsal at Peter Saleh’s Home Studio

Rutgers Percussion Foundations
Tuition: $315
Semester Dates: Saturday, October 1, 2016 – Saturday, December 17, 2016.  Also, there will be one ‘wild card’ coaching session (one coaching session to be scheduled by consensus between instructor and ensemble participants) additional to the Saturday schedule.  Participants are asked to hold Friday, December 9, 2016, 4-5:30 p.m. for this date, to be confirmed at the start of the RPF session. 
Meeting Day & Time: Saturdays, 10 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Skip Dates: November 26, 2016
Makeup Dates: Saturday, December 17, 2016, 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Drop-in Days: Saturdays, October 8 & November 12, 2016
Concert: December 17, 2016, 12–1:30 p.m.
*Percussion clinics held on November 19, 2016, and December 10, 2016, 10 a.m.–1 p.m., will replace regularly scheduled rehearsal on those days. Thus, no 10-11:30 a.m. rehearsal on those days.  

Upcoming Clinics

All clinics will take place in Rehearsal Hall, Room 104 & the Nicholas Music Center.
Each clinic is $55.

Saturday, June 3, 2017, 10 a.m.- 1 p.m., Hands-on Percussion Clinic

Description coming soon!

Register here for the June 3, 2017 Percussion Clinic 


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