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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, Philip Glass, Devonté Hynes, Chris Cerrone, Augusta Read Thomas, Donnacha Dennehy, and David T. Little.

The mission of Third Coast Percussion is to inspire and educate through the creation of exciting and unexpected musical experiences.

Third Coast Percussion's vision is a world-wide audience that embraces creativity, curiosity, and community through music.

David at his "COVID graduation" -- celebrating at home. Where are you from? Milwaukee, WI. What is one thing about yourself that you'd want everyone to know? I will be

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TCP’s 2020-21 Season Annual Report

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Office Holiday Party: More Info!

Archetypes : Our recent GRAMMY®-nominated album Our collaborative album Archetypes with Sérgio and Clarice Assad has received nominations for a GRAMMY® Award in 3 categories: Best Contemporary Classical Composition, Best

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WAVES: Behind the scenes of our new digital education program!

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Friday, May


Unity Temple

875 Lake St.
Oak Park, IL United States

Unity Temple

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Sunday, June


Walla Walla Chamber Music Festival

Walla Walla, WA

Sunday, June



Chicago, IL