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Here is Michael performing a complete faculty percussion and jazz recital at EWU in Feb. of 2012. First selection is Michael's marimba composition for six mallets "The Sixth Chakra" soon to be published by Drop6media. The following selections feature Waldrop playing drumset on his compositions "Munich Musings" "Longing" and "Tributo a Chick Corea" as well as compositions by Brian Ward, piano and David Hagelganz, sax. Scott Steed plays bass: Here is Michael performing a complete faculty classical percussion recital including timpani and chamber music. This is again an "Eastern Spotlight" episode. This dates from Jan. 2010 at EWU. It features Michael performing with pianist Ivana Cojbasic and two of his award winning students: Heidi Kulvi Hanes and Chris Newbury.