Brandon Dittgen currently teaches instrumental music at Nicholas County Schools in Carlisle Kentucky. He earned a Bachelors Degree in Music Education from Morehead State University where he was a member of the award-winning MSU Marching Percussion Ensemble.
Outside the classroom, Brandon performs regularly as a soloist, chamber musician, orchestral player, and theater percussionist. He maintains an active schedule as a composer, specializing in music for band, and percussion. He has received numerous commissions and his works have been featured at several regional and state festivals. His original compositions and arrangements are published by C. Alan Publications, and drop6 media. Brandon Dittgen proudly endorses Vic Firth Sticks and Mallets.
This exciting work for percussion quintet replicates timbres authentic to eastern drum ensembles with common western instrumentation. It offers featured moments for each player, and will be a welcome addition of new sounds and styles on your next concert.