PLAY!

A new concerto by Clarice Assad for herself + Third Coast Percussion with orchestra

by Clarice Assad

“Clarice Assad is quite simply a phenomenon who has streaked across the world’s musical landscape like one of those comets that appears just once in a lifetime” – Latin Jazz Network

Acclaimed composer/performer Clarice Assad is composing PLAY! a new concerto for herself and Third Coast Percussion to perform as soloists with orchestra. Her vision for the piece is a sonic journey through a toy factory, inspired by the strange and interesting objects TCP uses to make music and her experiences as the mother of a young child. 

Duration: 20 minutes.

Orchestration: 2.2.2.2 – 4.2.2.1 – timp.perc(1) – strings

Contact Reba Cafarelli, TCP Managing Director, for more information: [email protected].

Read a feature article about Third Coast Percussion’s concerts, residencies, commissions, and other activities from The Chicago Reader.