Pete's Percussion Podcast: Episode 10 - Josh Armstrong

Delta State percussion professor Dr. Josh Armstrong talks about getting the DSU job (00:02:45), growing up outside Houston (00:17:35), getting to Texas Tech for undergrad (00:34:35) and the masters (00:53:05), his career highlight of meeting me at NCPP (01:00:00), doctoral years at Arizona (01:05:45), and Cleveland, Mississippi in the news (01:25:00).  Plus, Josh tries to watch Texas Tech football in Mississippi!

Closes with raves (01:34:25).


Josh Armstrong's Delta State page

Delta State's Pig Pickin'

Josh Armstrong's Dissertation

Prelude from Bach's Cello Suite No. 1

Warren Benson's "Three Dances"

Finale from Ken LaFave's "Three Pieces for Five Timpani"

Jeff Hunter's Paint Me a Sky

Norm Weinberg

Doug Smith

Nolan Ryan

Infamous Nolan Ryan/Robin Ventura fight

Blake Wilkins

Lisa Rogers

Alan Shinn

Gary Lewis, Orchestra Director

J.B. Smith

Jesse Willis

Sarah Burke


Cort McClaren

Eric Ewazen's Northern Lights

Fernando Meza

Gary Cook

Tony McCutchen

Mike Sammons

Cleveland, Mississippi and integration and football

Delta State School Shooting


Do The Right Thing Trailer

Excerpt from Cannes news conference, 1989

Top 50 Films by Black Directors