BSP Percussion Ensemble Showcase

Snare Drum Solo Competition

Entry Deadline: 05/20/22

Entry Requirements

  • Participant must be a US student: High School or College (undergrad or graduate)

  • Selected pieces must be a snare drum solo without accompaniment.

  • Pieces may include the use of tape electronics.

  • Only one entry per individual is eligible.

  • Performance date between February 1st and May 20th, 2022.

  • Video needs to reflect a complete (and unedited) performance of the selected piece.

  • Participants must complete and submit an online entry form linked below.

DIVISIONS:

1st and 2nd place winners for High School and College divisions will be announced by 6/03/22.

IMPORTANT:

Prior to submitting the form, upload your performance to YouTube as a public or unlisted video. A link to the entry video needs to be shared on the entry form.

Submit a $25.00 entry fee by check, credit card or PayPal.  Directions outlined in the entry form.

All entry fees must be postmarked by 05/20/22 for eligibility.

The video does not have to be a public or concert performance, simply an unedited video recording of the piece performed by the participant.

Adjudication

An adjudication grading system similar to Rubric Evaluation will be used. Judge's scores will be averaged for a final score. Judges comments will be emailed to all participants after results have been calculated.

2022 Solo Division Judges

Ryun Louie

Ryun Louie

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Trevor Barroero

Event Coordinator

Questions can be directed to Daniel Smithiger, Showcase Coordinator, at dsmithi@siue.edu

Snare Drum Solo Prizes

College

1st Place: Mercury Snare Drum

models SA3513MDT-CB

Mercury Snare Drum

2nd Place: Triangle Bundle

model LBT6 / SPEC4 / TGP / TRCLIP

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High School

1st Place: Concert Maple Snare Drum

models CM514CR

Concert Maple Snare Drum

2nd Place: Triangle Bundle

model AT6 / SPEC4 / TGP / TRCLIP

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