The Piedmont Percussion Program is excited to announce their Spring Concert on Friday, April 8 at 6
pm, Under the Sails in downtown Hickory.
The concert will wrap up a two day tour of performances at schools including Oakwood E., St. Stephens Lutheran School, Mountain View Elementary, and several local High Schools TBD.
P3, under the direction of Rick Cline, is a nationally recognized community percussion program with over 65 kids ages 5 to 18 from the surrounding area.
Participants get to learn and perform on a wide variety of percussion instruments from timpani, snare, mallets, drum set, African drums and so much more. Rehearsals are one hour on Sundays for 12 wks Aug – Nov. and Jan – April, at the SALT block. In addition P3 has 2 community steel drum bands, Pandemic (for teens) and Steel Groovin’ (adults). The concert will be filled with fun percussion ensemble pieces and will also have an appearance by the Pandemic steel drum band. The concert is free and open to the public. Bring a chair! P3 will offer a workshop on African Drumming June 20-24, 7:30-8:30pm and a workshop on Steel Drums, June 20- 24, 6-7:30pm.