03.04.2008 // Longwood University hosted a visit by renowned educator Mark Ford!



Longwood University hosted a visit by renowned educator Mark Ford on February 26th. In addition to performing, Mark gave a masterclass featuring Longwood University percussion majors John Hogge, Katie Hancock, as well as junior Natalia Halsey performing one of her original compositions. The clinic focused on a variety of issues related to effective practicing, giving musically inspired performances, and planning for careers in music. Dynasty, Innovative Percussion, Evans, Zildjian, Latin Percussion and Longwood University co-sponsored this event, which was hosted by Michael Schutz (Director of Percussion Studies). For more information on this or other events in central Virginia, please see www.mschutz.net/about_events.html



Longwood University Mark Ford Clinic