Matthew Cook, from the Los Angeles Percussion Quartet, has compiled this set of tutorials to assist with the California All-State Audition Etudes. These include Keyboard, Snare Drum, and Timpani etudes for the High School level. Below are tutorial and performance videos, as well as some helpful materials which Matthew Cook has provided.
Matthew Cook is a GRAMMY® Award winning percussionist based in Los Angeles, CA. He is known for his work with the Los Angeles Percussion Quartet, the experimental classical ensemble WildUP, and microtonal band PARTCH. In addition to these ensembles, he is involved in projects ranging from pop-folk music to jazz and international ensembles. Matt’s work is often heard on studio recordings, but he can be seen performing live in major concert halls and intimate music venues across the country. For more information please visit matthewhcook.com
Below are the CMEA Middle School Etude Performance Videos