World Music Drumming/Orff Ensemble
The Perkins’ Beat
The Perkins’ Beat performs on various rhythm instruments, such as Xylophones, Metallophones, Glockenspiels, Conga Drums and lots & lots of other World Music Instruments. This percussion group strengthens musical knowledge & skills as they establish respect for each other & responsibility habits through teamwork. *Students must be a member of the “Voices of Perkins” Chorus in order to join the “Perkins’ Beat” Percussion Ensemble.
Parents and students - this is a year round commitment and will meet one day per week for 45 minutes before school each Friday Morning (7:45 –8:30am). Each rehearsal is very important to the success of this group. We will begin Rehearsals on Friday, October 2nd. Mandatory performances are scheduled for December 17, 2015 at 6:30pm and May 12, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. All other performances will be considered as requests come in from the community.