Percussion Ensemble performs at Wingate University

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Wingate, N.C. – Wingate University’s Percussion Ensemble will perform in concert on Monday, April 26 at 7:30 p.m. in McGee Theatre in the George A. Batte, Jr. Fine Arts Center on campus. The free concert, directed by Josh Walker, adjunct instructor of percussion at Wingate, will include a varied repertoire on a variety of instruments, from Mozart on mallets to African drumming.

About Wingate University
Founded in 1896, Wingate University is a private four-year co-educational institution of 2,159 students offering active learning opportunities through personalized instruction, world travel, career discovery and community service.

Wingate offers more than 34 undergraduate majors in arts and sciences, business, communication, education, fine arts, music and sport sciences. It also offers graduate degrees in business, accounting, education, physician assistant studies and sport administration. In addition, the school awards the Doctor of Pharmacy and the Doctor of Education degrees.

Bulldog student-athletes compete in 19 NCAA Division II sports. Wingate University has won the South Atlantic Conference Echols Athletic Excellence Award for the past three years.