“Virtuosity and deft, precisely timed wit” – Washington Post
“An inspirational sense of fun and curiosity”
-New York Times
For over ten years, Third Coast Percussion has forged a unique path in the musical landscape with virtuosic, energetic performances that celebrate the extraordinary depth and breadth of musical possibilities in the world of percussion. This program highlights the ensemble’s most exciting recent work, featuring music from TCP’s Grammy-winning album of Steve Reich’s work, new works written for the ensemble by acclaimed composers Glenn Kotche and Augusta Read Thomas, and TCP’s own original music.
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GLENN KOTCHE Wild Sound, mvt 4
THIERRY DE MEY Table Music
AUGUSTA READ THOMAS Resounding Earth, mvt 2
STEVE REICH Mallet Quartet
PETER MARTIN (TCP) Bend
ROBERT DILLON (TCP) Ordering-Instincts
ISAAC SCHANKLER Blindnesses
DAVID SKIDMORE (TCP) Aliens with Extraordinary Abilities