University of Kentucky Alumni

This list represents several generations of students and alumni who have passed through the percussion studies program at the University of Kentucky. All have gone on to enjoy successful careers as teachers, performers, and composers. They represent their alma mater dutifully through these two eclectic collections of percussion solos!

John Allnutt Kyle Forsthoff Brian Nozny
Bryan Angel Matthew Geiger Rob Parks
Michael Aukofer Michael Gould Francisco Perez
Katie Ray Beckmann Aaron Graham David Ratliff
Andy Bliss Ellis Hampton Robert D. Rawlings
Chris Butler Ralph Hicks Gary Rudolph
James Campbell Colin Hill Andy Salmon
Mark Casey Mark Hunter Jonathan Sharp
Kelsey Collins Eliot Johnson Rande Sanderbeck
James R. Corcoran, Jr. Glenn Kotche Matthew J. Skaggs
Aaron Dale Scott Kretzer Joshua D. Smith
Paul Deatherage Brian S. Mason Doug Steinmetz
Joshua Dekaney Scott McCoy Tyler Swick
Jessica Dismukes Jon McMahan Jason Tiemann
Emily Durocher Brad Meyer M. Jordan Williams
Brian Flack Jordan Munson Eric Willie
Chad Floyd Ian Murphy John Willmarth

An even more expansive sequel to its predecessor, The Blue Book - Volume 2 features 56 solos for drumset, multipercussion, snare drum, and marching tenors.
Level: Medium to Advanced
Over 40 solos for snare, tenor, and bassline written by some of the today's top performers and teachers in the world of percussion.
Level: Easy to Advanced | Personnel: Solo (snare)