Thursday, May 25, 2017

D.J. Handy | 1st Prize | Percussion 2017 | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

D.J. Handy - 23 yrs

2 years(2008 & 2012) attending the Oklahoma Summer Arts Institution.Studied under Dr. Alison Shaw from the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, and Dr. Valerie Dee Naranjo. Taught lessons throughout undergrad career. Taught summer drumline camp at Putnam City Original, OK, summer 2016. Performed in the Pride of Oklahoma Marching Band for two years, the University of Oklahoma Wind Symphony(3 years) and Symphony Band(1 year). Taught at several schools in the Norman, OK area. Student teaching at Yukon High School and Middle School. Graduating from the University of Oklahoma with a Bachelors in Music Education. Pursuing a Masters in Percussion Performance at the University of Oklahoma.

Concerto for Marimba and Orchestra No. 2, Casey Cangelosi, 7'17"

Toccata Fantasy in E flat minor, Raymond Helble, 9'33"