Graduate Teaching Assistantships

The University of Utah School of Music offers Graduate Teaching Assistantships in and for Percussion students wishing to pursue the Masters or Doctoral Degree in Music Performance or Music Education. Graduate Assistants in the program are given numerous opportunities for personal and professional development by working directly with the percussion faculty. Given applicants experience level, these may include:

  • Percussion Methods Course - Fall Semester

  • Utah Marching Drumline (arranging opportunities included)

  • Honors Youth Percussion Ensemble (HYPE) – Spring semester

  • Coaching / Conducting Opportunities with the U Percussion Ensemble

  • Performance / Coaching Opportunities within Jazz Area

  • World Music Area / General Studies