All events will take place in Iowa State University Music Hall, and performances will be held in Martha Ellen-Tye Recital Hall. Map of location is below. (MAP 1)
Map of food and hotel (MAP 3) locations are also below. There is a hotel, food, and parking located in the Memorial Union on campus (MAP 2), and there are several places to eat and parking in "Campus Town", which is surrounding Fighting Burrito (MAP 4).
Best Western Plus University Park Inn and Suites
2500 University Blvd
Tell them you are participating in a university event at the music school and you will receive a $5 discount.
Hotel Memorial Union (On the campus of ISU)
2229 Lincoln Hwy
Ames, IA 50014
Iowa Percussion Artists (in no specific order) -
Dr. Ginny Armstrong
Dr. Adam Groh
Dr. Alina Grimm
Percussion Ensemble Competition for High School and College Chamber Groups (2-4 players):
On Saturday, March 28 an ensemble competition for high school and college groups of 2-4 players will be held. The first place winning groups will be featured on the final concert at 7:30 that evening. First and second place groups will be awarded prizes (TBA).
Things to remember:
DEADLINE to apply is Monday, March 23. Audition times will be sent out by March 27.
Each ensemble is required to perform one selection of music no shorter than 3 minutes performing time.
There is a $50 registration fee for all competing ensembles.
Ensembles will receive a 50% discount on registration fee if all players present their current PAS membership. (Register here.)
Registration fee can be paid on March 28 before competing time.
Email Dr. Matthew Coley (firstname.lastname@example.org) to register your ensemble for the competition. Send:
All ensembles will receive written comments from the judges.
Events of the Days:
Alvin Edgar Fund for the Performing Arts - Iowa State University
Percussive Arts Society
Birch Creek Music Performance Center
Black Swamp Percussion
Edition Svitzer Publications