Dr. Kendra McLean, Percussion

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Dr. Kendra McLean


You can hear Kendra playing marimba on her YouTube video of Land by  Takatsugu Muramatsu at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q5mF92NpSUk 

And here's a link a music video of Kendra with the CrossTalk electronic percussion ensemble at The University of Arizona. (The music starts at about 3 minutes and 20 seconds into the video. http://profile.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=vids.individual&videoid=58422846 

Percussionist, Performer, and Music Educator

Kendra McLean specializes in the following percussion instruments:

Concert Percussion
    Timpani, Snare Drum, Cymbals, Tambourine, Triangle, etc.

Mallet Percussion
    Marimba, Vibraphone, Xylophone, Orchestra Bells and Gyil (Ghanaian Xylophone)

Drum Set
    Jazz, Latin and Rock Styles

Hand Drumming
    Djembe and other African Drums

Multiple-Percussion

Steel Drums

My Next Live Event: 

Bach marimba duets on September 19th, 5-7pm at the Bravern in Bellevue. Details to be announced soon!


Past Live Events:

Olympia Symphony Orchestra


On Sunday, July 26th at 5:30 p.m., I joined the percussion section of the Olympia Symphony in a free outdoor concert on the Capitol Lawn.

 
Marimba in the Garden!


Marimbist Memmi Ochi and I performed Bach duet transcriptions and arrangements on marimba for the Symphony of Gardens Tour in Bellevue on Sunday, June 28th, 2015, 1-2pm. This event was a fund raiser for the Lake Washington Symphony Orchestra. See lwso.org or https://www.facebook.com/events/823211544398576/ for more information.
 
Drumming in the Park!

On Saturday, June 20th, I facilitated a drum circle hosted by the Washington Chapter of the Percussive Arts Society at Owen Beach in Point Defiance Park in Tacoma, Washington.

Federal Way Symphony

On Saturday, June 20th, I performed with the Federal Way Symphony in an outdoor performance as part of Federal Way's 25th Anniversary Celebration in its Town Square.
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