Applied Percussion, Director of Percussion Ensemble
Dr. Rande Sanderbeck has been the Professor of Percussion at East Tennessee State
University since 1985. He received his B.M. and M.M. from West Virginia University
and his D.M.A. in Percussion Performance from the University of Kentucky. He has composed
and arranged works for drum set, multiple percussion, marching percussion ensembles
and contemporary jazz percussion ensembles. His unaccompanied drum set solo "Homage
to Max", is published by Studio 4 Music. Another piece "Stylistic Modulations for
3" is published by JW3 Music. The ETSU Indoor Marching Percussion Ensemble has performed
at several Percussive Arts Society International Conventions, receiving the award
for the best College Small Ensemble at the 2005 PASIC convention in Columbus, Ohio.
He was also a contributing writer for "Jazz Player" magazine and has also released
two masterclass CDs that have been included in "Jazz Player" and "Saxophone Journal"