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DePaul University’s Holtschneider Performance Center CHICAGO CONCERT SEASON

This evening-length project celebrates a dynamic artistic collaboration through the blending of street dance and percussion ensemble. Choreography by Movement Art Is (co-founded by Lil Buck and Jon Boogz) will feature alongside new music composed for Grammy Award-winners Third Coast Percussion by Jlin and Tyondai Braxton, as well as Third Coast Percussion’s critically acclaimed arrangements of Philip Glass’s Aguas da Amazonia.

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.

CHICAGO PREMIERE!

PROGRAM

JLIN Perspective
TYONDAI BRAXTON Sunny X
PHILIP GLASS (arr. by Third Coast Percussion) Aguas da Amazonia

Movement by Marcus Battle and Ron Myles, of Movement Art Is
Choreography by Movement Art Is (Jon Boogz and Lil Buck)

More information and ticket sales coming soon!

Perspective by Jlin was commissioned for Third Coast Percussion by the Boulanger Initiative, the Maxine and Stuart Frankel Foundation, Carnegie Hall, the Lester & Hope Abelson Fund for the Performing Arts at the Chicago Community Foundation, the DEW Foundation, and Third Coast Percussion’s New Works Fund.

Sunny X by Tyondai Braxton was commissioned for Third Coast Percussion by the Sewanee Music Festival, George Mason University, and Carnegie Hall with additional support from Third Coast Percussion’s New Works Fund.

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Thursday, September

10

Berea College

101 Chestnut St
Berea, KY United States

Berea College

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Friday, October

2

Pablo Center at the Confluence

Eau Claire, WI


Thursday, October

15

Bowling Green State University’s New Music Festival – ONLINE

Bowling Green, OH