Pete's Percussion Podcast: Episode 14 - Drew Worden

PASIC Preview Part 2: New England Conservatory of Music's Entrepreneurial Musicianship Program Director Drew Worden talks about getting the job at NEC (02:15), his PASIC presentation on wellness (12:05), Athletes vs. Musicians (19:30), growing up in Phoenix (29:50), going to Northern Arizona University for undergrad (41:00), playing drumset with Tonight Show bassist Joel DiBartolo (59:20), struggling to get into a Master’s Program (01:17:30), getting his Master’s at Eastman (01:23:45), and his 5 months at Mizzou (01:33:00).

Finishes with a PASIC rave (01:37:15).


Drew Worden's Homepage

New England Conservatory's Entrepreneurial Musicianship Website

Drew's arts medicine work at Eastman

The Healthy Musician Project

Michael Burritt

Laurel Black

Steve Hemphill

Humphreys Peak

Gary Cook

Norm Weinberg

Bona's Method for Voice

Olympic Training in Flagstaff

Joel DiBartolo

Joel DiBartolo bass solo on Carson

Buddy Rich rim-shot-filled drum solo

SO Percussion Summer Institute

Erasable Color

Third Coast Percussion

"Rebonds B" - Iannis Xenakis

"Marimba Concerto" - Emmanuel Sejourne

Tigue Percussion Trio

Amy Garapic

"She is Asleep" - John Cage

Owen Davis


Thomas Burritt

Jeff Moore

Thad Anderson

Megan Arns

Alarm Will Sound

Maria Finkelmeier


PASIC 2016