Third Coast Percussion
Tuesday, March 1, 2022 at 7:30pm
Grammy Award-winning Chicago-based quartet Third Coast Percussion premieres Bienen student compositions in this Institute for New Music event. Praised for its “commandingly elegant” (New York Times) performances and “inspirational sense of fun and curiosity” (Minnesota Star-Tribune), the quartet has commissioned and premiered new works by composers including Philip Glass, Missy Mazzoli, Augusta Read Thomas, Glenn Kotche, and David T. Little. The ensemble maintains strong ties to Chicago’s artistic community and have collaborated with Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, the Chicago Children’s Choir, the Civic Orchestra of Chicago, and the Adler Planetarium.
Samuel Perlman, The Universe Had Fallen Silent
Leo Discenza, Lilac Soliloquy
Luis Fernando Amaya, guerrilla de dientes entre los árboles
Ben Zucker, Vitamalisms
Mathew Arrellín, Breathless
This event is free and unticketed.Free Event
Mary B. Galvin Recital Hall
70 Arts Circle Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
Located in the Ryan Center for the Musical Arts, this 400-seat hall features a 40-foot glass wall offering views of Lake Michigan and the Chicago skyline. Undulating walls of Forest Stewardship Council–certified wood, covered with a thin layer of African moabi wood, provide optimal acoustics, and the hall is equipped with state-of-the-art sound and video equipment for recording.