with special guests Spektral Quartet
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.
Ear Taxi Festival is a city-wide celebration of Chicago's thriving contemporary music scene.
THIRD COAST PERCUSSION Reaction Yield (world premiere)*
AUGUSTA READ THOMAS Selene (Chicago premiere)**
*Reaction Yield was commissioned by Glenn Prestwich and Sounds of Science
**Selene was co-commissioned by the Tanglewood Music Center in honor of its 75th Anniversary Season, with generous support from Deborah and Philip Edmundson; and by Miller Theatre at Columbia University; and by Third Coast Percussion with the generous support of Sidney K. Robinson.