Contact the Camp Director

Dr. Tom Morgan, 785.670.1521
percussion camp ensemble

14th Annual Washburn University Total Percussion Camp

The 14th Annual Washburn University Total Percussion Camp will include ensembles, clinics, and concerts that cover the wide range of percussion. Students will be involved in marching percussion ensembles, drumset classes, percussion ensembles, and will attend clinics and concerts featuring such things as jazz and Afro-Cuban ensembles in addition to classical timpani and keyboard percussion.

When & Where:

July 17-21, 2018 at Washburn University

Campers will stay 4 nights in the Living Learning Center on the Washburn campus and dine in the university dining hall. All meals are included. Attendants will be provided with instructional materials, participate in extra camp activities and receive a t-shirt!

On Saturday, parents will be invited to join the camp for a picnic dinner and a concert featuring all the campers performing in the various ensembles they have been working in all week.

The 2018 camp will feature, among others:

  • Dr. Tom Morgan - director of percussion at Washburn University
  • Brandon Graves- percussion instructor for The Culture House School of Music in Kansas City; freelance drumset artist
  • Dr. Lisa Rogers – Director of Percussion, Texas Tech University
  • Theodore Musick – Masters Student in Percussion Performance, KU
  • Emory Dease – Director of Percussion, Seaman High School
  • Chris Exum – Director of Percussion, Washburn Rural High School
  • Dr. Von Hansen – Adjunct Percussion Instructor – Friends University
  • Dave Liston – Freelance Drumset Artist
  • David Wingerson – Percussion/Band Director, Shawnee Heights High School

Registration Deadline & Fees:

Registration Deadline & Fees:

Total cost per attendant is $400.00. The total cost includes a minimum $100.00 non-refundable deposit which is to be paid with the registration form. The total remaining balance must be paid at registration. There is also a small fee for payments done online.

You can pay online by credit or debit card or you can pay by check. If you are paying by check, fill out the form and select "Pay by Check" from the drop down menu on the payment page.

Group discount rates are available. A commuter rate is also available. Contact Tom Morgan for more details.

Registration deadline is June 1, 2018. Registration forms turned in after June 1, 2018 will be charged a late processing fee of $25. Early registration is encouraged!

If you have questions, feel free to call Dr. Tom Morgan, Camp Director at 785.670.1521, or email him at



group portrait of camp participants

percussion camp participants practicing