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Digital TCP: Philip Glass, Blood Orange, Jlin, and Peter Martin

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…breaks new ground in several respects…delightful…The entire album is absorbing and often fun...
— James Manheim, AllMusic —
Virtuosity and deft, precisely timed wit
— Washington Post —
Impressively combining creative fearlessness with reverent precision
— BBC Music Magazine —

The ensemble 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

Founded in 2005, Third Coast Percussion has performed hundreds of concerts across the country, presents an annual concert season at home in Chicago, teaches musicians of all ages and experience levels, and has commissioned dozens of new works by composers including Glenn Kotche, Chris Cerrone, Donnacha Dennehy, Timo Andres, David T. Little, Ted Hearne, and Augusta Read Thomas. Third Coast Percussion is the Ensemble-in-Residence at the University of Notre Dame.

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Program notes for Digital TCP: Philip Glass, Blood Orange, Jlin, and Peter Martin (3/28/20)


@devhynes talking about the first time he met @philipglassmusic, Glass talking about his first experiences with percussion as a child, and @jlin_p talking about the inspiration behind her piece Perspective. Our concert today includes some cool interview footage with the composers we’re featuring. See the full interview footage tonight on the live stream ‼️🎥🗣 Link in bio #digitaltcp ...

The line up for Saturday’s livestream performance 🔥🔥🔥🔥and also 🙏🙏🙏🙏 @chambermusicdetroit @uchicagopresents @92ndstreety for co-sponsoring this performance & @newmusicusa for supporting all new music artists #digitaltcp
📸 by Raymond Meier (@philipglassmusic) Matthew Leifheit (@devhynes) Ebru Yildiz (@jlin_p) & Saverio Truglia (@honumartin)

🥁🎶Announcing our next live stream concert, this Saturday March 28 at 7pm Chicago time (8pm east coast) ‼️🎉 Featuring music written for TCP by @philipglassmusic @devhynes @jlin_p and @honumartin. We’ll be raising awareness and funds for the brand new @newmusicusa New Music Solidarity Fund (that’s a lot of new’s). ⛓in bio to our @YouTube channel, subscribe for the info and updates 🙏🙏🙏🙏 to @uchicagopresents @chambermusicdetroit and @92ndstreety for co-presenting the performance. Cannot WAIT to see you all again online very soon ❤️👍🔥🙌🧻🧻🧻🧻🧻🧻🧻🧻🧻🧻🧻🧻🧻🧻🧻🧻🧻🧻🧻🧻🧻😷 ...

Thx for watching tonight 🙏🙏🙏🙏 Everyone stay healthy and stay creative ❤️🔥🥁#digitaltcp ...