McKenzie Squires is a percussionist with a passion for world music, research, composition and most importantly performing with fellow musicians. She is pursuing her Masters Degree in Percussion Studies at New York University in New York City, NY. She is an adjunct percussion instructor through NYU as well as a teacher via zoom to percussionists from around the US. In her free time she obsessively practices solo glockenspiel pieces, researches minimalist music, and produces content for Instagram. Occasionally she can be found composing electronic music from sound bites and pre-recorded materials. She is a founding member of Folx Percussion Duo and the Kicking Pigeons percussion group at NYU.