Pete's Percussion Podcast: Episode 72 - Teddy Hall, Jr.

Alabama State University Percussion Professor Teddy Hall, Jr. discusses how he got the ASU job and his career path to getting there (02:00), his research on Richard Johnson, Indiana University’s first Percussion Professor (25:55), growing up in Birmingham, AL and taking some important trips to the Northeast United States (46:25), the 2017 Alabama Senate Race (01:00:55), his varied undergrad career (01:06:20), doing his master’s at Ole Miss with Ricky Burkhead (01:31:30), and taking time to do some Random-Ass Questions (01:42:20).

Finishing with a Rave on the classic film “Two For the Road” (01:57:25).


Teddy Hall, Jr.'s Pearl Drums Page

Teddy Hall, Jr. at Alabama State

Ricky Burkhead

Lamon Lawhorn

Sean Daniels

Honda Battle of the Bands

Johnny Lee Lane

James Latimer

Shaylor James

George Gaber

Richard Davis Johnson

John Tafoya

David Baker

Warren Duncan

"Birdland" - Weather Report

Eric Hollenbeck

The Marimba Festival Orchestra

"Come Sunday" - Duke Ellington

"Fiesta Latina" - Lalo Davila

"Three Brothers" - Michael Colgrass

"Mirror From Another" - David Friedman

Larry Mathis

Jonathan Haas

"Classic African" - Joseph Aiello

"Variations on the Westminster Clock Theme" - James Latimer

Larry Jones

John Wooton


Darkest Hour trailer

Star Wars: The Last Jedi trailer

Hannibal trailer

"I Would Die For You" - Prince

"Baby I'm A Star" - Prince

John Blackwell, Jr.

Sheila E.

Magic City Classic

Turkey Day Classic


Two For the Road trailer