Directors' Corner




Truman State University

Marching Percussion Clinic: October 2-4, 2007

On October 2, 2007 Bret returned to his alma mater Truman State University (formerly Northeastern Missouri) to teach a marching percussion clinic.

Bret and Dan Petersen. Dan is the Director of Bands at Truman State University and Bret's former high school and college director.
Percussion Staff at Truman State University. From left, Adam Groh, Bret Kuhn, Chris Pieper, Dan Harbaugh and Dr. Michael Bump the director of Percussion Studies at Truman State
Graduate assistant Adam Groh, and Bret

Trumas State University Battery practices outside of the music building on campus.



Snareline at Truman State University
Truman State University Tenor line

Bassline at Truman State University


Cymbal linefor Truman State University
Bret working with the line on music and technique.
The pit joins the battery to practice.
The Truman State Marching Percussion staff listen as the band warms up. (From left to right, Chris Pieper, Theron Perkowski/GTRA Visual Designer, Bret Kuhn, Allen Carter/GTRA Music Arranger).
The Truman State Band rehearses outside of the music hall.
Dr. Michael Bump and Bret listen as the band rehearses.
Dan Petersen and Bret talk about the music program.
One final class before they perform at St. Charles West High School.
October 4, 2007 Bret teaches a clinic for the West St. Charles West percussion students.
The Truman State battery is warming up to perform at the St. Charles West Marching Percussion clinic.

Bret is teaching a marching percussion clinic for the students in the St. Charles, Missouri area.


St. Charles West Clinic
October 4, 2007

St. Charles West Clinic
October 4, 2007




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