BSP Percussion Ensemble Showcase

We're excited to launch our annual Solo & Ensemble contest again for 2022. Full details are linked below for this year's competition, including guest judges, divisions and entry deadlines!

Special note: We've reintroduced the Large Ensemble division to the competition, open to 7+ players.

2022 Guest Judges

Ensemble Division
Dan Smithiger
Dan Smithiger
event coordinator
Ivan Trevino
Ivan Trevino
Multi-Percussion Solo Division
Joe W. Moore III
Joe W. Moore III
Gloria Yehilevsky
Gloria Yehilevsky
Snare Drum Solo Division
Ryun Louie
Ryun Louie
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Trevor Barroero

2022 Solo & Ensemble Divisions

Click a link below to view full division details and complete an entry form

High School
College
Entry Deadline
04/30/22
Entry Deadline
05/20/22
Entry Deadline
05/20/22
Entry Deadline
05/20/22

2021 Small Ensemble Winners

Prosper HS from Prosper, TX
directed by Michael Huestis & Shane Snyder
performing "Altered Gates" by Jim Casella
Westlake HS from Austin, TX
directed by Tyler Sammons
performing "Dots and Dashes" by Dustin Shulze

2021 Solo Division Winners

Kathryn Lemmon
Central Michigan University
performing "Side by Side" by Michio Kitazume
Tyler Smith
Oberlin Conservatory
performing "Assonance VII" by Michael Jarrell
Ashton Carter
Texas A&M University-Commerce
performing "Impressions" (mvt. 1) by Nicolas Martynciow
Jonathan Sicard
Prosper High School
performing "Phylogenesis" by Russell Wharton
Andrew Simmons
University of Delaware
performing "Kim" by Askell Masson
Arjun Palaniappan
Linn-Mar High School
performing "Delécluse etude 9" by Jacques Delécluse