John Shaw

 John Shaw

Office Information

St. Pete/Gibbs Campus
HS 107


John Shaw is the Principal Percussionist with the Florida Orchestra, a position he has held since 1996. He had previously served as a section percussionist with the Florida Orchestra since 1992. A native of Milton, Florida, Shaw earned a Bachelor of Music degree from Florida State University, where he studied with Gary Werdesheim, and a Master of Music degree from Temple University as a student of Alan Abel. He received additional training at the Aspen Music Festival and Grand Tetons Orchestral Seminar. In addition to his duties with the Florida Orchestra, Shaw is the head of the percussion studio at St. Petersburg College, where he teaches lessons, percussion ensemble, and steel drum band. In 2008, he joined the faculty of the Eastern Music Festival in Greensboro, NC.

Office Schedule


Classroom Schedule

Classes shown below are for the current term: Fall Term 2014 (0490)

MUN 1440   #0607
SP HS109
5:30 pm - 7:15 pm
MVP 2221   #5246
SP HS110
4:15 pm - 4:15 pm
MVP 1211   #5227
SP HS110
4:15 pm - 4:15 pm
MVP 1011   #5161
SP HS110
4:15 pm - 4:15 pm
MVP 2421   #3224
SP HS109
5:25 pm - 6:15 pm
MVP 1411   #3223
SP HS110
5:25 pm - 6:15 pm

Subjects Taught

Musical Ensembles, Applied Music: Percussion

Course Schedule

= John Shaw has added information specific to this course. (syllabus, video, class meeting times, etc.)

Spring Term 2015 (0495)
MUN 1440   Percussion Ensemble0797SPFace-to-Face1/12/155/08/15
MVP 1411   Applied Percussion Performance3028SPIndependent Study1/12/155/08/15
MVP 2421   Applied Percussion Performance3029SPIndependent Study1/12/155/08/15
Fall Term 2014 (0490)
MUN 1440   Percussion Ensemble0607SPFace-to-Face8/18/1412/12/14
MVP 1411   Applied Percussion Performance3223SPIndependent Study8/18/1412/12/14
MVP 2421   Applied Percussion Performance3224SPIndependent Study8/18/1412/12/14
MVP 1011   Applied Music EnrchPercussion5161SPIndependent Study8/18/1412/12/14
MVP 1211   Applied Music SecPercussion5227SPIndependent Study9/15/1412/12/14
MVP 2221   Applied Music SecondPercussion5246SPIndependent Study9/15/1412/12/14
Summer Term 2014 (0485)
MVP 1011   Applied Music EnrchPercussion0730SPIndependent Study5/19/146/20/14
MVP 1211   Applied Music SecPercussion1433SPIndependent Study5/19/146/20/14