Third Coast Percussion brings its Perspectives program to University of Central Arkansas as part of the grand opening celebration for the new Windgate Center for Fine and Performing Arts.
This concert features the world premiere of a new work by Blake Tyson.
Blake Tyson: Launchpad *world premiere*
Clarice Assad, arr. TCP: The Hero
Philip Glass, arr. TCP: Metamorphosis, No. 1
Danny Elfman: Percussion Quartet
Gemma Peacocke: Death Wish
Jlin: Selections from Perspective
This is a FREE event, but patrons must register for tickets. Click here for more information and to claim tickets.
TCP will also offer a masterclass for percussion students and a presentation titled “Thinking Outside the Classical Box, Bringing New Musical Works to Life.” Click here to view the full details of TCP’s residency at UCA, in conjunction with the UCA Artists in Residence Series.
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.
Percussion Quartet by Danny Elfman was commissioned for Third Coast Percussion by Philip Glass’s Days and Nights Festival.