AUGUSTA READ THOMAS Sonorous Earth (World Premiere)
Third Coast Percussion, soloists
Each year, Third Coast Percussion presents 4-5 concerts of percussion music in their hometown of Chicago. In concert halls, theaters, and art galleries, the ensemble joins with world-renowned performers for programs that include premieres of new works for percussion alongside modern classic percussion music.
Program also includes:
TOWER Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman No. 5
MOZART Symphony No. 41 (Jupiter)
Sonorous Earth was co-commissioned by The Chicago Philharmonic Society with generous support from The Chicago Philharmonic Society, National Endowment for the Arts, and New Music USA, and by the Eugene Symphony Association with generous support of the Nils and Jewel Hult Foundation - Arts Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation and National Endowment for the Arts.