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Jan 18, 2019 3:00 pm

Master Class with Matthew Decker (MM ’13), Percussion

FRI | JAN 18
3:00 PM

Master Class with Matthew Decker (MM ’13), Percussion

Matthew Decker begins his position as Assistant Principal Timpanist/Section Percussionist in the Seattle Symphony in the 2016–2017 season. Before joining the Seattle Symphony Decker spent two seasons as the Assistant Principal Percussionist of the North Carolina Symphony. He was also a fellow of the New World Symphony during the 2013–2014 season. His resume includes concert appearances with the New York Philharmonic, Seattle Symphony, Malaysian Philharmonic, Columbus Indiana Philharmonic and the Battle Creek Symphony in Michigan. With Battle Creek, he made his solo debut in 2009, performing Russell Peck’s triple percussion concerto The Glory and the Grandeur. Decker was a 2011 fellow at the Tanglewood Music Center and also spent two summers at the Music Academy of the West and Round Top Festival. He was also a student at the Eastern Music Festival under Gerard Schwarz where he joined the faculty in the summer of 2016.

Bossi-Comelli Studio
Manhattan School of Music
130 Claremont Ave. (just north of W. 122nd St.)
New York, NY 10027

This event is FREE and open to the public

This event is eligible for Concert Attendance credit for MSM students. To receive credit, students must scan IN and OUT at the beginning and end of the event.