The Percussion Ensemble comprises the percussionists of the Concert Band who perform throughout the year as an ensemble. A major Percussion Ensemble concert is presented during the spring term. The ensemble encourages multi-percussion ability and its music includes standard repertoire as well as popular arrangements. The ensemble rehearses during many of the Concert Band rehearsal time periods, as well as occasional evening rehearsals. The Ensemble is directed by Richard Rotz and percussionist Marlin Barnes.
Prelude and Allegro Roll-Off Rhumba Shake it Off Smash Getaway
The Windmills of Your Mind "Circle of Life" from The Lion King (with Chorale)
Founded in 1893 in the heart of Pennsylvania and the Mid-Atlantic, Mercersburg is a private, coed, college preparatory boarding school with approximately 435 students (15 percent are day), grades 9-12 and postgraduate.
We offer 170 courses, including AP and Honors, more than $7 million in financial aid, 26 varsity sports, and a state-of-the-art performing and visual arts center. Located 90 minutes from Washington, D.C., and Baltimore, and within easy driving distance of New York City, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh. 100 Academy Drive, Mercersburg, PA 17236 GPS Address: 10951 Buchanan Trail West, Mercersburg, PA 17236 717-328-6173