The Percussive Arts Society (PAS) promotes percussion education, research, performance and appreciation throughout the world. With over 6,000 passionate subscribers, 50 chapters located across the United States, and an additional 28 chapters outside the United States, PAS is the world's largest percussion community. PAS is considered the central source for information and networking for percussionists and drummers of all ages.
PAS offers the Percussive Arts Society International Convention (PASIC) annually, featuring the top names in drumming and percussion, two bi-monthly publications, and a website that contains publication archives, research databases, scholarship opportunities, contests, and more. Additionally, 60 domestic and international PAS Chapters host Days of Percussion and other clinics in their regions throughout the year.