Amy Knoles

Percussion Studio

Amy Knoles created the Electronic Percussion Department at the:

Herb Alpert School of Music at California Institute of the Arts 

Amy talks about teaching philosophies with Calarts "Trigger: The Electronic Percussionist" students in Mandala Drums Promo


Private Percussion Studio

Amy has recently opened a private percussion studio in the Santa Clarita Valley!

Marimba, Vibes, Timpani, Snare Drum, Electronic Percussion, Drum Set, 
Latin Percussion, World Percussion.

Amy Knoles has performed with:

  • The Los Angeles Philharmonic for: 

        Pierre Boulez, Steve Reich, Joan Tower, 

        Charles Wourinen and Elliott Carter
  • Kronos Quartet
  • LA Master Chorale
  • Ensemble Modern of Frankfurt 
  • Flea: Red Hot Chilli Peppers 
  • The Bang On A Can All Stars
  • Frank Zappa