Dr. Patrick Hernly

Dr. Patrick Hernly

Office Information

St. Pete/Gibbs Campus
HS 118A
Academic Chair, MIRA
(727) 499-4685


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

Tutoring Availability


Classroom Schedule

Classes shown below are for the current term: Fall Term 2016 (0520)

MUM 2609   #1665
SP HS114
8:00 am - 9:15 am
MUM 2609   #1665
SP HS114
8:00 am - 9:15 am
MVP 1211   #3525
SP HS104
8:56 pm - 8:56 pm
MVP 1317   #2829
SP HS104
8:56 pm - 8:56 pm
MVP 2327   #2827
SP HS104
8:56 pm - 8:56 pm

Subjects Taught

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

Course Info

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

Fall Term 2016 arrow 0520
  MUT 1001   Fundamentals Of Music 0547SPOnline8/15/1612/09/16
  MUM 2609   Critical Listening: Analysis 1665SPFace-to-Face8/15/1612/09/16
  MUH 2052   The Music of the World 1690SPOnline8/15/1612/09/16
  MVP 2327   Cont. Drumkit Technique II 2827SPIndependent Study8/15/1612/09/16
  MVP 1317   Cont. Drumkit Technique I 2829SPIndependent Study8/15/1612/09/16
  MVP 1211   Applied Music SecPercussion 3525SPIndependent Study8/15/1612/09/16
Summer Term 2016 arrow 0515
  MVP 1317   Cont. Drumkit Technique I 0268SPIndependent Study5/16/167/22/16
  MVP 1211   Applied Music SecPercussion 0436SPIndependent Study5/16/167/22/16
  MVP 2221   Applied Music SecondPercussion 0439SPIndependent Study5/16/167/22/16
  MUM 2609   Critical Listening: Analysis 1202SPFace-to-Face5/16/167/22/16