Hickory – The Piedmont Percussion Program is excited to announce their free Fall concert on Sunday, November 12 at 2pm at the SALT Block in the Drendel Auditorium under the direction of Rick Cline. This season’s concert will feature exciting percussion music all on a wide variety of percussion instruments. Also featured will be the Pandemic community steel drum band.
The free concert will be fun for kids and families. P3 is a nationally recognized as a highly unique community percussion program with around 50 kids ages 5 to18 from the surrounding area. No other programs for percussion exist like P3 anywhere in the world and Hickory’s support for the arts is the envy of many larger cities.
P3 Participants get to learn and perform on a wide variety of percussion instruments from timpani, snare, mallets, drum set, African drums, and so much more. Rehearsals are one hour on Sundays for 13 weeks at the SALT block. In addition P3 has the Pandemic community steel drum band that performs around the area throughout the year.
The concert is free and open to the public. Doors open at 1:45. For more information please visit www.px-3.org or text 828-320-2959.