John Kilkenny

John Kilkenny is currently director of percussion studies, co-director of the symphonic band and assistant manager of the Potomac Arts Academy at George Mason University. He performs regularly with a variety of groups in the DC area including the National Symphony, Washington Opera, and has appeared as a soloist and chamber musician with a wide variety of ensembles throughout the country. He has presented classes and workshops at Indiana University, the University of Maryland, the Florida, Delaware and Virginia Day of Percussion, and the Music for All Summer Symposium. John received his bachelor’s degree from the Juilliard School and a Masters degree at Temple University, both in percussion performance.