Percussion Studio

The percussion program at Campbellsville University encompasses many integral components that are vital to the development of any serious percussion student. Percussion students at CU have the opportunity to participate in the following ways: 

  • Applied Study
  • CU Percussion Ensemble
  • CU Steel Band
  • CU Chamber Percussion Group
  • Tiger Drumline


Fall 2014 Percussion Events

9/9, 2pm, Percussion Master Class, Xylophone History and Performance, Dr. Chad Floyd, GC200

10/2, 1pm, Percussion Ensemble performance for Bethlehem High School, GC 200

10/7, 2pm, Percussion Master Class, Guiro and Maracas Performance, Dr. Chad Floyd, GC200

10/30, 8pm, Steel Band Fall Concert, Gheens Recital Hall

10/31, 8:45am, Steelpan Combo at FEA Conference, Ransdell Chapel

11/3, 9am and 10am, Chamber Percussion Group at KMTA Conference, GC200 

11/4, 2pm, Percussion Clinic, Timpani Tuning and Pedaling, Brandon Arvay, GC200

11/5, 7:30pm, Percussion Ensemble at CU All-State Help Session, GC200

11/7, 9am, Steel Band educational assembly at Campbellsville Elementary School

11/7, 1pm, Steel Band educational assembly at Mercer County Elementary School

11/9, 3pm, Chad Floyd, Faculty Recital, featuring CU Chamber Percussion Group, Gheens Recitial Hall

11/21, Chamber Percussion Group at PASIC Chamber Percussion Competition, Indianpolis IN

11/24, 3pm, Drum Set Clinic, David Northrup, Randsdell Chapel

12/5, 7pm, Chamber Percussion Group in School of Music Tapestry, Ransdell Chapel


    Dr. Chad Floyd   

    Director of Percussion Studies 

    Floyd Personal Website







Guest Artists:

Brandon Arvay ('13, '14)

Andy Bliss (2011)

Christopher Butler ('13)

James Campbell (2008)

Kyle Duke (2012)

Brian Eisert (2008)

Kyle Forsthoff (2012)

Andy Harnsberger ('12)

Colin Hill (2013)

Han Kuo-Huang (2009)

Jason Koontz ('09, '14)

Brad Meyer ('10, '12)

Matt Moore (2013)

Andy Narell (2010)

David Northrup (2014) 

Chris Norton (2014)

Brian Nozny (2009)

Eric Willie (2013)