Woodwinds, Brass, and Percussion
Primary Contact:
Michael Rosen

Administrative Assistant:
Cindy Shairba

Division Email:

Phone: (440) 775-8198
Fax: (440) 775-6813

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Woodwinds Brass and Percussion

Woodwinds Brass and Percussion

Department Overview

The woodwinds, brass, and percussion curricula are both intense and stimulating. The full-time resident faculty includes nationally recognized teacher-performers committed to providing careful, rigorous instruction. Highly selective admission standards limit the number of students, ensuring that all receive individualized instruction.


Curriculum Overview

Curricular offerings include:

  • reed-making classes
  • orchestral repertoire classes for both brass and woodwinds
  • marimba and timpani mallet construction
  • tucking and mounting calf-skin drum heads
  • chamber music classes for small ensembles
  • Both private study and solo and ensemble performance are emphasized.
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