August Pappas is a percussionist in the Nashville area, originally from Chelsea Michigan. He received his Bachelor's degree in percussion performance from the University of Michigan. August is the host of the Youtube series “rthmRiddles” which explores advanced rhythmic concepts. He has performed with groups like Redline Percussion, the University of Michigan Percussion Ensemble, Vencedores Samba Band, and the University of Michigan Symphony Orchestra. August is currently playing with Fulton Lee and the Pale Sun Trio. In 2017 August published his first solo work for percussion with Tapspace Publications.