Duncan Patton

Principal Timpani

Joined the MET Orchestra: 1984

Former Principal Timpanist, Honolulu Symphony. Other ensembles: New York Philharmonic, Chicago Symphony, Orchestra St. Lukes, Canadian Brass.

Faculty at Manhattan School of Music; former students hold chairs in numerous top orchestras. Master classes at major percussion events, articles published in percussion journals. Composer, published by Bachovich Music. Lives in Leonia, NJ with partner Karen Marx, her sons, and trusty dog Scout. Avid cyclist.


Albany, New York