7th Grade Percussion

7th Grade Percussion class meets weekly on Tuesdays according to Instrument Lessons schedule.

Requirements for 7th Grade Percussion Class


Stick bag/Mallet case

Pr. Drum sticks (med.)

Pr. Drum sticks (light)

Pr. Unwound mallets (hard)

Pr. Yarn/cord mallets (med.)

Looseleaf notebook, notepaper

Pencils (min. 2)

Standard of Excellence book 2 – Drums & Mallet Percussion


Instruments/Items necessary for home practice:


Snare drum or practice pad on stand

Mallet percussion instrument

Music stand



Course available to:


7th Grade Percussion students enrolled in 7th Grade Band


Course description:


Overview of the Total Percussion concept including study/practice of rhythmic and melodic reading concepts, technique and familiarization of snare drum, mallet instruments, timpani, drum kit and accessories. Course consists of rotating schedule including Percussion Classes, Marching Percussion, Percussion Ensemble and Rehearsal Techniques.



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