Francisco Perez

Dr. Francisco Perez (b. 1990) is a percussionist, composer, and educator from Pflugerville, TX. He currently serves as Assistant Professor of Percussion at Lamar University in Beaumont, TX, where he oversees all aspects of the percussion studio.

As an active performer, he has accepted international engagements in Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Spain, and China, and toured extensively throughout the US including performances at prestigious venues such as Carnegie Hall, Merkin Hall, and the Percussive Arts Society International Convention. He has performed with various professional ensembles such as the Lexington Philharmonic, the Symphony of Southeast Texas, and is a founding member of the BlueSHIFT Percussion Quartet.

As an active composer, Francisco is privileged to have a wide variety of published works with several ensemble commissions from the University of Kentucky, Texas Christian University, University of Texas at Arlington, as well as solo commissions for a variety of artists throughout the US. His works are published by C. Alan Publications and Tapspace Publications.

In the marching arts, Francisco has played snare drum for The Cavaliers (2011 & 2012) and Crossmen Drum & Bugle Corps (2010). In 2011, he helped secure the prestigious Fred Sanford Award for Best Percussion Performance under the direction of Mike McIntosh and Dr. Brian Tinkel. Additionally, he has served as arranger, visual designer, and instructor for various award-winning high school and college drumlines across the country.

Francisco received his Doctorate of Musical Arts and Master’s in Percussion Performance from the University of Kentucky under Prof. James Campbell. He received his Bachelor of Music Education from Texas Christian University under Dr. Brian West.

Francisco proudly endorses Marimba One, Innovative Percussion, Black Swamp Percussion, and the Zildjian Company as an Educational Artist.

For more information about Francisco and his compositions/arrangements, please visit: www.perezperc.com.



A large percussion ensemble work meant to represent the medium which permeates all of space.
Duration: 6:00 | Level: Medium | Personnel: 11-12 players
$40.00
A large percussion ensemble work meant to represent the medium which permeates all of space.
Duration: 6:00 | Level: Medium | Personnel: 11-12 players
$36.00
This advanced ensemble was inspired by the music of Spain as well as the works of famed minimalist composer Steve Reich.
Duration: 5:45 | Level: Advanced | Personnel: 7 players
$45.00
This advanced ensemble was inspired by the music of Spain as well as the works of famed minimalist composer Steve Reich.
Duration: 5:45 | Level: Advanced | Personnel: 7 players
$41.00
A short, groovy study in chordal motion for the intermediate marimbist, inspired by the contrasting moods of the composer’s cat.
Duration: 3:30 | Level: Med-Advanced
$16.00
A short, groovy study in chordal motion for the intermediate marimbist, inspired by the contrasting moods of the composer’s cat.
Duration: 3:30 | Level: Med-Advanced
$15.00
This groovy and polyrhythmic concert solo for snare drum and audio accompaniment will keep any rudimental drummer’s hands busy.
Duration: 6:10 | Level: Med-Advanced
$23.00
This groovy and polyrhythmic concert solo for snare drum and audio accompaniment will keep any rudimental drummer’s hands busy.
Duration: 6:10 | Level: Med-Advanced
$21.00
Drawing inspiration from groups like Dawn of Midi, this piece features a vibraphone soloist whose material is echoed throughout the ensemble.
Duration: 10:45 | Level: Med-Advanced | Personnel: 7 players
$45.00
Drawing inspiration from groups like Dawn of Midi, this piece features a vibraphone soloist whose material is echoed throughout the ensemble.
Duration: 10:45 | Level: Med-Advanced | Personnel: 7 players
$41.00
A unique, masterfully crafted solo for vibraphone and prerecorded mallet keyboards that explores the concept of multiple dimensions.
Duration: 10:45 | Level: Med-Advanced
$23.00
A unique, masterfully crafted solo for vibraphone and prerecorded mallet keyboards that explores the concept of multiple dimensions.
Duration: 10:45 | Level: Med-Advanced
$21.00
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