Percussionist Resume Samples

A Percussionist teaches groups and individual students to read music and play one or more percussion instruments. The job responsibility includes planning a program of studies as per the student’s needs and skills. Other core duties are listed on the Percussionist Resume as – evaluating each student’s ability, generating the beat and timing in music, playing at events and live performances, motivating band players to perform their best, participating in tours, promoting events and music, and attending rehearsals, and participating in tours.

The teacher should know about teaching the basic theory of music and have a good sense of rhythm, use of a metronome, and refined skills in timing. Other needed skills include – good understanding of drumming terminology, and as well as the basic rudiments and techniques of drumming. Formal education beyond a high school diploma is not considered mandatory.

Percussionist Resume example

Percussionist Resume

Summary : A fresh, multifarious, and positive-minded professional earnestly seeking to add value to the workplace through conflict resolution, research, effective communication and goal-setting.

Skills : Ms Word, Critical Thinking, Writing, Research, Conflict Resolution, Relationship Building, Communication, Positive Attitude.

Description :

    1. Performed at a professional level as a percussionist for world-renowned Christian artist, Bob Rice.
    2. Practiced with band in order to effectively perform at peak, professional level of quality.
    3. Improvised musical passages to enhance performance.
    4. Reached out to youth after performances in order to spread the Good News.
    5. Provided professional band with consistency in timing for maximum musical cohesion.
    6. Effected audiences by accommodating playing style and volume to size of venue, crowd, and implements given.
    7. Handled travel plans, attire, and performance etiquette.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Humanities


Percussionist Resume

Summary : Percussionist responsibilities of a drummer include attending rehearsals, updating their knowledge of new music, and playing at events. Organization of files, music, and equipment; photocopying appropriate literature and music for class; general repair and maintenance of percussion equipment.

Skills : Ms Word, Critical Thinking, Writing, Research, Conflict Resolution.

Description :

    1. Met clients and noting down their requirements.
    2. Attended rehearsals as per the agendas.
    3. Performed live and music recordings.
    4. Generated original music beats.
    5. Supervised drummers as per the performance requirements.
    6. Hired and trained new musicians.
    7. Presented the music to the stakeholders.
                        Years of Experience
                        Experience
                        7-10 Years
                        Experience Level
                        Level
                        Management
                        Education
                        Education
                        Bachelor's In Humanities


                        Percussionist Resume

                        Summary : Self-motivated. Ultimately, a top-notch drummer should be dedicated, creative and work well within a team. Provide rhythm and beat to a performance, play the drum during studio recording sessions, and contribute to the production of music.

                        Skills : Photoshop, Word Processing, Powerpoint, Excel, Social Media Marketing, Social Media Management.

                        Description :

                          1. Generated the beat and timing in music.
                          2. Played at events and live performances.
                          3. Motivated band players to perform their best.
                          4. Attended rehearsals regularly.
                          5. Recorded music in the studio.
                          6. Participated in tours.
                          7. Promoted events and music.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  10+ Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Senior
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  Doctor Of Musical Arts

                                  Percussionist Resume

                                  Objective : Recent graduate from Washington State University with a drive for success and a fast, thorough work ethic. Proven ability to follow orders concisely and complete them in the most efficient way possible. Prepared to bring high energy and unique perspective to any challenge.

                                  Skills : Inventory Management, Customer Service, Microsoft Office.

                                  Description :

                                    1. Performed in 6 concerts, each averaging between 1.5 and 2 hours.
                                    2. Featured as the first chair percussionist (Percussion I) for final 2 concerts.
                                    3. Transported instruments to location of rehearsals and performances.
                                    4. Showed up early to set up the stage, and frequently stayed late to disassemble the stage afterward.
                                    5. Additional Information Recipient of Washington State University School of Music Phases I and III performance scholarships.
                                    6. Experienced with digital video streaming and recording.
                                    7. Took the role of Boomer, the mascot for the Yakima Bears.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  0-2 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Entry Level
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  Bachelor Of Music

                                  Percussionist Resume

                                  Objective : Goal-Oriented worker dedicated to high levels of customers satisfaction and meet aggressive organizational goals. Reliable and dependable with experience in customer service and maintenance.

                                  Skills : Customer Service, Sales.

                                  Description :

                                    1. Attended practices with choir weekly to perfect rhythm.
                                    2. Attended worship services weekly.
                                    3. Traveled with church when they have other engagements in which drums are needed.
                                    4. Cleaned and repaired drums as needed.
                                    5. Maintained a neat and comfortable work environment.
                                    6. Assisted in setting the atmosphere at church for worship.
                                    7. Used 12 years drumming experience.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  0-2 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Entry Level
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  High School

                                  Percussionist Resume

                                  Objective : Goal-Oriented worker dedicated to high levels of customers satisfaction and meet aggressive organizational goals. Reliable and dependable with experience in customer service and maintenance.

                                  Skills : Customer Service, Sales.

                                  Description :

                                    1. Attended practices with choir weekly to perfect rhythm.
                                    2. Attended worship services weekly.
                                    3. Traveled with church when they have other engagements in which drums are needed.
                                    4. Cleaned and repaired drums as needed.
                                    5. Maintained a neat and comfortable work environment.
                                    6. Assisted in setting the atmosphere at church for worship.
                                    7. Used 12 years drumming experience.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  0-2 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Entry Level
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  High School

                                  Percussionist Resume

                                  Summary : Through understanding of the market trends of consumer behavioral relations, The polished soft skills that are in my repertoire have bolstered the respect between clients and myself. The intellectual capital gained through my work experience has allowed for incorporation of wisdom into providing goods and services at a very productive rate.

                                  Skills : Percussion, Piano, Music Theory.

                                  Description :

                                    1. Professional percussionist for the Eau Claire Chamber Orchestra, played all across Wisconsin collaborating with various local artist.
                                    2. Performed on multiple percussion instruments including the timpani, snare drum, and xylophone.
                                    3. Included guest performances working with local musicals and operas.
                                    4. Toured with a musical group performing throughout the United States on the Holiday, Ramada and Sheraton Inn circuit.
                                    5. Percussion Performer, Live Sound Effects.
                                    6. Performed before live audience Improvise music during performances.
                                    7. Helped engineer audio design and sound production for the Northwestern District's choirs and the Praise and Worship.
                                    Years of Experience
                                    Experience
                                    7-10 Years
                                    Experience Level
                                    Level
                                    Consultant
                                    Education
                                    Education
                                    Diploma

                                    Percussionist Resume

                                    Summary : Self-motivated, dependable, decorated veteran of the arm forces seeking full-time positions which will lead to advancement and growth within your company/ organization.

                                    Skills : Good communication both written and verbal, Great leadership.

                                    Description :

                                      1. Attended practices with choir weekly to perfect rhythm.
                                      2. Attended worship services weekly.
                                      3. Traveled with church when they have other engagements in which drums are needed.
                                      4. Cleaned and repaired drums as needed.
                                      5. Maintained a neat and comfortable work environment.
                                      6. Assisted in setting the atmosphere at church for worship.
                                      7. Recording Experience Drummer Weed, California.
                                      Years of Experience
                                      Experience
                                      7-10 Years
                                      Experience Level
                                      Level
                                      Management
                                      Education
                                      Education
                                      Student In Welding

                                      Percussionist Resume

                                      Summary : As a Percussionist, responsible for creating original music for the clients. Also be responsible for overseeing other team members as and when required.

                                      Skills : Relationship Building, Communication, Positive Attitude.

                                      Description :

                                        1. Performed in the Fond du Lac Symphonic Band, which is a non-profit community band that provides a concert series for the City of Fond du Lac Create.
                                        2. Performed on snare drum for all Panthers home, and all Panthers organization appearances and gigs.
                                        3. Percussionist for theatrical productions.
                                        4. Clinical Rotations and Preceptorships through Drexel University.
                                        5. Drummer Serve as drummer for Springfield choirs and ensembles.
                                        6. Participated in activities to support the choirs including worship services, plays, revivals, holiday programs, and other special programs.
                                        7. Travel with church when they have other engagements in which drums are needed.
                                      Years of Experience
                                      Experience
                                      7-10 Years
                                      Experience Level
                                      Level
                                      Management
                                      Education
                                      Education
                                      High School Diploma

                                      Percussionist Resume

                                      Summary : Percussionist is responsible for playing the drum set. The responsibilities of a Drummer include attending rehearsals, updating their knowledge of new music, and playing at events.

                                      Skills : Music instruments proficiency- Piano, Drums, Voice Software- Pro Tools, Logic, Garageband, Reason.

                                      Description :

                                        1. Worked as a Percussionist with The Music Ministry Choir and Orchestra Performances during all Church Praise and Worship Services.
                                        2. Performed as a Percussionist on local and international tour dates.
                                        3. Providing musical selections during all church events Skills Used people skills, playing the drums.
                                        4. Served in the Military Band as a percussionist.
                                        5. Percussionist of Hsinchu City Chinese Orchestra.
                                        6. Worked with after school programs around the the city of Charlotte to teach and educate children on the importance and joy's of west african drumming.
                                        7. Had the chance to share my experiences and knowledge of west african drumming and culture with the youth of city.
                                      Years of Experience
                                      Experience
                                      7-10 Years
                                      Experience Level
                                      Level
                                      Management
                                      Education
                                      Education
                                      High School Diploma