Andrea Venet

Andrea Venet


"Energetic, engaging, and entertaining....Venet’s style is mesmerizing, her music is delightful, and her unique charm adds a vibrant beat to Jacksonville’s cultural scene." -- EU Jacksonville

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To the Death by Stephen Ridley Sheet music available here: www.StephenRidley.com/to-the-death


Prelude (BWV1011/995) in C minor by J.S. Bach Performed by Dr. Andrea Venet


"Kibo" for solo snare drum and mallet quartet, is written and performed by soloist, Dr. Andrea Venet. Venet is accompanied by members of the University of North Florida percussion ensemble.


Nannou, by Aphex Twin Arranged for percussion ensemble by Andrea Venet Performed by University of North Florida Percussion Ensemble Video: Thomas Lewis Published by Keyboard Percussion Publications (KPP).

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A Night of Percussion

Escape Ten Percussion Duo
Otu Kojo and the West African Drumming Ensemble
Virginia Tech Percussion Ensemble

This School of Performing Arts performance features an eclectic combination of percussion artists and ensembles. Along with performances by the award-winning Virginia Tech Percussion Ensemble, the evening features Escape Ten (Annie Stevens and
Andrea Venet) presenting their vibrant works for percussion duo and joining the Virginia Tech Percussion Ensemble on Emmanuel Sejourne’s Double Concerto. The performance also features Otu Kojo of Ghana, West Africa, who leads the Virginia Tech West African Drumming Ensemble.

$10 general admission, $7 students



Celebrate Marimba at Kutztown University

Celebrate Marimba! Hosted by Kutztown University. Andrea Venet will be performing Concerto para Marimba y Orquestra No.1 Op. 20 (1957) by Jose Sarmientos in honor of Vida Chenoweth's contribution to the history of marimba. 



UNF Symphony Orchestra Concert

Dr. Andrea Venet will be featured as a marimba soloist with the UNF Symphony Orchestra performing Concerto for Marimba and Orchestra by Jose Sarmientos. Conducted by Dr. Simon Shiao



Faculty Recital: Improvisations and Compositions by Gary Smart



Solo Recital

Solo Faculty Percussion recital given by Dr. Andrea Venet. 

Repertoire includes three world premieres of new works by Venet and music by Steve Ridley.

Featuring members of the UNF Percussion Ensemble



Faculty Scholarship Recital

Joint Faculty recital presented as part of the Cummer Chamber Music series



MalletLab Summer Intensive

MalletLab Summer Intensive



Escape Ten Concert @ UTT

Escape Ten in Concert 6:00 pm. 

UTT Theater @ NAPA, Theater 1



Heartland Marimba Festival

Heartland Marimba Festival & Orchestra, with Nathan Daughtrey, Matthew Coley, Escape Ten duo, Heartland Marimba Quartet