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Department of Music

Colin Hill
D.M.A. in Performance, University of Kentucky
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Bryan Fine Arts Building (BFA) 315 / Box 5045
Dr. Colin Hill is currently the Interim Professor of Percussion Studies at Tennessee Tech University where he teaches the drumline, private lessons, percussion methods, percussion ensemble, and percussion pedagogy and literature. As an active performer, Colin has been invited to perform concerts throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia, and performs regularly with the BluHill Percussion Duo, Nief-Norf Project, Bryan Symphony Orchestra, and the TTU Faculty Jazz Combo. Other performing credits include the Lexington Philharmonic Orchestra, Bloomington Pops Orchestra, REP Theatre Company, and Bluegrass Area Jazz Association Big Band. As an educator, Colin has appeared as a guest artist and clinician at universities and high schools throughout the United States and has been invited to present clinics at several PAS Days of Percussion and the PAS International Convention. He has served as a faculty member for Centre College, the Central Music Academy, Music for All Summer Symposium, and the University of North Texas Drumline Camp. Colin holds degrees from The University of North Texas (B.M.), Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University (M.M.), and The University of Kentucky (D.M.A) and is a sponsored artist of Innovative Percussion, Grover Pro Percussion, Sabian Cymbals, Pearl/Adams, and Evans Drumheads. For information about the TTU Percussion Studio, please visit:
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