Dr. Patrick Hernly

Dr. Patrick Hernly

Office Information

St. Pete/Gibbs Campus
HS 118A
Academic Chair, MIRA


Patrick Hernly is a drummer/percussionist whose unique personal style has been shaped by his work with artists from around the globe. His performances include many prestigious venues in the U.S. and abroad, including Lincoln Center, Teatro Colon (Buenos Aires), and the Hollywood Bowl. Patrick was featured at the Nokia New Years 2006 celebration in Mumbai, India, with Oscar-winning composer A.R. Rahman, as well as a soloist on Rahman's 2007 "3rd Dimension" tour. He has toured Latin America with La Orquesta Sinfonica de Guayaquil and the Lima Ballet, and has performed with Latin pop sensation Anais and Grammy Award winners Fonseca and Tanvi Shah. He has also performed in the Tampa Bay area with The Spanish Lyric Theater, world music/Latin jazz ensemble Manigua, Afro Cuban artist Freddy Montes, flamenco troupe Somos, and soul-funk-reggae band The Hip Abduction. Patrick has also shared the stage with such stars as mridangam maestro Umayalpuram K. Sivaraman, Latin greats Jon Santos and Horacio Hernandez, and percussion gurus Glen Velez and Bob Becker. Patrick earned his Master’s degree in percussion performance from Indiana University, where he was awarded the performer’s certificate. He earned his Ph.D. in Music Education from the University of South Florida under the advisement of multicultural music education expert C. Victor Fung. His research has been published in national and international journals, and he has presented at national and international conferences.

Office Schedule

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
St. Petersburg / Gibbs, HS 104

Classroom Schedule

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

MUM 2609   #1870
SP HS114
9:30 am - 10:45 am
MUH 2052   #1898
SP HS114
5:00 pm - 6:45 pm
MUM 2609   #1870
SP HS114
9:30 am - 10:45 am
MVP 1317   #3463
SP HS104
3:56 pm - 3:56 pm
MVP 2327   #3455
SP HS104
3:56 pm - 3:56 pm

Subjects Taught

Music: History/Musicology, Music: Commercial, Musical Ensembles, Music: Theory, Applied Music: Percussion

Course Schedule

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

Spring Term 2015 (0495)
MUT 1001   Fundamentals Of Music0495SPOnline1/12/155/08/15
MVP 1317   Cont. Drumkit Technique I1814SPIndependent Study1/12/155/08/15
MUN 1441   Hand Drumming Techniques1847SPFace-to-Face1/12/155/08/15
MUM 2609   Critical Listening: Analysis2714SPFace-to-Face1/12/155/08/15
MVP 2327   Cont. Drumkit Technique II3275SPIndependent Study1/12/155/08/15
Fall Term 2014 (0490)
MUT 1001   Fundamentals Of Music0609SPOnline8/18/1412/12/14
MUM 2609   Critical Listening: Analysis1870SPFace-to-Face8/18/1412/12/14
MUH 2052   The Music of the World1898SPBlended9/15/1412/12/14
MVP 2327   Cont. Drumkit Technique II3455SPIndependent Study8/18/1412/12/14
MVP 1317   Cont. Drumkit Technique I3463SPIndependent Study8/18/1412/12/14
Summer Term 2014 (0485)
MVP 1317   Cont. Drumkit Technique I0870SPIndependent Study6/02/147/25/14
MVP 2327   Cont. Drumkit Technique II2077SPIndependent Study6/02/147/25/14