Dr. Thomas Nevill
Chair, Associate Professor
Director of Percussion Studies
Department of Music
Doctor of Musical Arts from The University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Master of Music from The University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Bachelor of Music from Eastern Illinois University
CV/VITAE: Nevill Vitae
Drumline and Samba
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Dr. Tom Nevill is currently serving as Associate Professor of Music and Director of Percussion Studies at The University of Texas Brownsville where he oversees all percussion activities.
He earned a Doctor of Musical Arts degree and a Master’s degree in Percussion Performance from The University of Nevada, Las Vegas and a Bachelor of Music degree from Eastern Illinois University.
Dr. Nevill is an active member of the Percussive Arts Society and served as Chair of the PAS Scholarly Research Committee from 2007 to 2009. He is an artist/clinician for Evans Drumheads, Pearl/Adams Musical Instruments, SABIAN Cymbals and a member of the Vic Firth Sticks and Mallets Education Team. He remains active throughout the United States and Mexico as a performer, clinician, educator and scholar.
Albany State University
The University of South Dakota