2016 Pearl Percussion Scholarship Winner
Congratulations to the 2016 recipient of the Pearl Percussion Scholarship, UMass senior bass drummer, Carlos Vivas.
Carlos has been a 4-year member of the program at UMass as well as a marching in the summer months with the Spartans Drum Corps. Mr. Vivas is a very bright young man and has served as a role model to the students in the percussion program. His dedication to the UMass percussion program is unconditional. As a leader, Carlos has shown the way by means of being a great example. He is a thoughtful and respectful young man who has a bright future as a professional, and his effect on the Minuteman Marching Band percussion section has been considerable.
Please join us in congratulating Carlos Vivas on receiving the 2016 UMass Pearl Percussion Scholarship!