Melinda A. Leoce

Materials for the Southeastern University Adjunct Instructor of Percussion and Fireline Assistant Position


Videos of Recent Solo/Chamber Performances

Solo I from Nine French-American Rudimental Solos vol. I & Solo VIII from Nine-French American Rudimental Solos vol. II by Joseph Tompkins. Performed live by Melinda A. Leoce - November 18, 2015. Filmed and edited by Mirshad Ghalip.
Movements II. Tango, and III. Dance of Passion Performed live by Melinda A. Leoce on November 18, 2015 at Indiana University Filmed and edited by Mirshad Ghalip
Elliott Carter's Saëta from Eight Pieces for Four Timpani. Performed live by Melinda A. Leoce on November 8, 2015 in Recital Hall at Indiana University. Filming/Editing by Mirshad Ghalip.
Performed live by Tommy Dobbs (Marimba) and Melinda Leoce (Vibraphone) on April 22, 2012 in the Dohnányi Recital Hall at the Florida State University. Filmed by Matt Filosa. Filmed by Matt Filosa.

Above is a video of an ensemble that I directed, the Indiana University Steel Drumming Ensemble, Spring 2016. The video is set to begin at the start of the concert; if it does not work, the concert begins at minute marker 40:20.

Cage's Second Construction performed live by Justin Alexander, Tommy Dobbs, Melinda Leoce, and Luis Rivera in the Dohnányi Recital Hall at the Florida State University. Filmed by Matt Filosa.

Live performance of Bob Becker's Mudra. Performed during the Master's Recital of Melinda Leoce in Dohnányi Recital Hall at the Florida State University.

Video samples of Melinda Leoce in the lead role, as well as an ensemble member, in two Brazilian Batucada groups. Videos filmed by Kevin Mott and Erin Jeter in Spring of 2017. Videos feature members of the Hooisierinhos Brazilian ensemble and the Indiana University Brazilian ensemble.
Indiana University Percussion Ensemble "Migraine Sketches" by Kevin Bobo Directed by John Tafoya & Kevin Bobo Performers: Chris Murphree, Melinda Leoce, Erick Eckstrom, Julia Ross November 15th, 2013 Percussive Arts Society International Convention Ensemble - Daytime Showcase Concert

Teaching Demonstration - Applied lessons

Video samples of applied teaching. Instructor: Melinda A. Leoce Permission was obtained from each student before filming. Lessons took place at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music in Spring, 2016.

Teaching Demonstration - Classroom

Melinda Leoce, Associate Instructor at the Jacobs School of Music, teaches the Percussion Techniques Class on October 5, 2015. Filmed by Robbie Clayson