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: Spring Term 2015 (0495)

MUN 1440   #0797
SP HS109
5:30 pm - 7:15 pm
MVP 1211   #3062
SP HS110
4:17 am - 4:17 am
MVP 1011   #0799
SP HS110
4:17 am - 4:17 am
MVP 2221   #5169
SP HS110
4:17 am - 4:17 am
MVP 2021   #5009
SP HS110
4:17 am - 4:17 am
MVP 2421   #3029
SP HS109
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
MVP 1411   #3028
SP HS110
5:00 pm - 6:00 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.)

Summer Term 2015 (0500)
MVP 1211   Applied Music SecPercussion0203SPIndependent Study5/18/156/19/15
MVP 1011   Applied Music EnrchPercussion0204SPIndependent Study5/18/156/19/15
MVP 1211   Applied Music SecPercussion1509SPIndependent Study5/18/156/19/15
Spring Term 2015 (0495)
MUN 1440   Percussion Ensemble0797SPFace-to-Face1/12/155/08/15
MVP 1011   Applied Music EnrchPercussion0799SPIndependent Study1/12/155/08/15
MVP 1411   Applied Percussion Performance3028SPIndependent Study1/12/155/08/15
MVP 2421   Applied Percussion Performance3029SPIndependent Study1/12/155/08/15
MVP 1211   Applied Music SecPercussion3062SPIndependent Study1/12/155/08/15
MVP 2021   Applied Music Enrch Percussion5009SPIndependent Study1/12/155/08/15
MVP 2221   Applied Music SecondPercussion5169SPIndependent Study2/09/155/08/15
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