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” magazines.