I just returned from PASIC 2013 in Indianapolis, and I’m still moved by the whole experience. Just WOW. It was such a special event, one that I will never forget. Here are some photos from my trip:
Thanks to Mostly Marimba for selling my music at their booth! And, thanks to my wife Amanda for designing these!!!
w/ the Eastman crew that premiered my new piece Catching Shadows! Thank you Sam, Max, Emily, Sarah, Sean, and Jarryd!
w/ Keith Aleo, an amazing percussionist, educator, and a supporter of my music. Thanks Keith!
w/ Aaron Staebell and Amy Garapic at Eastman’s post concert reception. ESM can throw a serious party.
Absorbing huge amounts of knowledge from Alejandro Vinao, w/ Chris Jones, Michael Burritt and Mark Boseman.
Officially a Malletech artist. WOWZA!
w/ Eric Willie, who premiered my new piece Flow with the Science Hill Percussion Ensemble. This guy can play ya’ll!
So lucky to have gone to this Third Coast concert at the Indianapolis Museum of Art!
w/ Shannon Frier, who was a big help to me at the Mostly Marimba booth!
2+1 reunion w/ Annie Stevens and Andrea Venet!
Stoked about all of these albums I brought back home with me!
w/ Chris Jones and Maria Finkelmeier. We were Michael Burritt’s first MM class at Eastman in 2008!
Brian Stotz (middle) MADE the sixxen that Eastman performed on. w/ Aaron Staebell, Maria Finkelmeier, & Amy Garapic.
Eating steaks w/ Sean Connors from Third Coast Percussion at St. Elmo. I’m pretty sure the guy behind us is about to sneeze…
w/ the gang (George Clements, Sean Connors, Mark Boseman, and Aaron Staebell
Mr. Beck ya’ll!
Michael Burritt, John Beck, and a bunch of their students!
Hotel selfie w/ Aaron Staebell, George Clements, and Mark Boseman, three of my best friends and unbelievable percussionists!
Thankful to Eric Willie, Michael Burritt, and Julie Hill for programming my music for so many other percussionists to hear. Thankful to Mostly Marimba for allowing a self published composer like me to have some booth space to sell my music. And, thankful to all my friends, new and old, for a wonderful time.
Aaron, George, and Mark: Can’t wait for next year guys.