As a retired percussionist with the world-renowned Boston Symphony Orchestra, member of the Tanglewood Music Center, and chairman of the Brass and Percussion departments at the New England Conservatory, Frank Epstein knows what it takes to create the finest percussion and drumming instruments. The preferred brand for percussionists and educational institutions across the world, Frank Epstein Percussion is the leading provider of quality percussion and drumming instruments and accessories.
Since 1968, Frank Epstein was a percussionist with the world-renowned Boston Symphony Orchestra. Retired from the orchestra after a 43 year tenure Frank was a member of the Tanglewood Music Center faculty, as well as the Chairman of the Percussion and Brass departments at the New England Conservatory. As one of the founders of the Collage New Music Ensemble, he served as their musical director for over 25 years, and has recently authored the book Cymbalisms, a complete guide for the Orchestral Cymbal Player.
Frank Epstein is proud to introduce a full line of percussion instruments. From handle-mounted castanets to playing machines, carrying cases, music, literature, and more, Frank Epstein Percussion is the preferred choice of orchestral percussionists throughout the world. Known for his innovation and attention to detail, Frank Epstein Percussion products are both unique and finely-crafted.
A full line of world-class percussion, drumming instruments and accessories
Frank Epstein is a frequent clinician, having presented cymbal master classes throughout the country and around the world. His master classes focus on developing a well functioning cymbal technique and its application in the standard orchestral cymbal repertoire.