David Jarvis - Percussion Adjudicator Musicfest Northwest Festival 2003
...David JarvisDirector of Percussion Studies School of Music and Theatre Arts Washington State UniversityPullman, WA 99164-5300
...David JarvisPercussionist/Composer/Yamaha ClinicianAssociate Professor David Jarvis is the Director of Percussion
Studies at Washington State University
.Mr. Jarvis received his bachelor
degree in music education from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln
masters degree from W.S.U
specializes in literature written for percussion and electronic sound and has performed solo concerts around the country featuring this style of literature. His
teaching duties at Washington State include directing the W.S.U. Percussion Ensemble and teaching Studio Percussion, Percussion Techniques Class, and the History of Rock Music.He
performs regularly with the Dozier-Jarvis-Young Quartet, Cammeradschaft (a trumpet/percussion duo), the WSU
Faculty Jazz Septet (Jazz Northwest) and is Principal Timpanist with the Washington - Idaho Symphony.During the summer, Mr. Jarvis
performs with the festival orchestra (principal percussionist) at the Oregon Coast Music Festival. Mr. Jarvis is a member of the Percussive Arts Society and M.E.N.C.,
I.A.J.E., and the American Federation of Musicians
(no. 105).He is also a clinician for the Yamaha Corporation specializing in concert percussion, electronic percussion and drum set.
Some of his
compositional works are published by Southern Music Co.
in San Antonio, Texas and Honeyrock Publishing Co.
in Everett, PA.
Additional information can be found at the following website