Gordon Robbe

Gordon Robbe is a Senior Percussion Performance major at University of Puget Sound and has been teaching with Community Music for the past year. He is a freelance musician but also is the Principle Timpanist with the University of Puget Sound Orchestra, a section member of the Bellevue Philharmonic, and a substitute percussionist with the Tacoma Symphony and the Tacoma City Ballet Orchestra. Before college, he performed with the Seattle Youth Symphony Orchestras for six years, attended the Marrowstone Summer Music Festival for five years, and performed numerous times with the Academy Chamber Orchestra in Seattle. Gordon is also professionally sponsored by A. Putnam Mallets with whom he continues to work to develop new mallet prototypes for such artists as Michael Caruso and Alan Abel.