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Texas A&M University-Commerce

Dr. Brian Zator, Director of Percussion at Texas A&M University-Commerce and Past-President of the Percussive Arts Society, oversees various percussion activities and teaches courses while holding degrees from Baylor University, the University of Michigan, and the University of North Texas. A student of renowned marimba artist Keiko Abe, he has performed globally, including at prestigious conventions and with acclaimed ensembles. Notable achievements include winning the 2010 PAS International Percussion Ensemble Competition and releasing multiple CDs. Zator is also an author, clinician, and performing artist for several percussion companies, showcasing his expertise and passion for percussion education and performance.

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