Congratulations to Third Coast Percussion, a Chicago-based percussion quartet, on their first Grammy win for the Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance for their album, Steve Reich. They were invited to perform at the Grammy Premiere Ceremony in the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles with Grammy-nominated jazz saxophonist, Ravi Coltrane. Moments later, their award was announced.
Third Coast Percussion is the Mizzou New Music Initiative (MNMI) guest artist for the 2016-17 school year and they will be in Columbia this week. We have partnered with the University Concert Series in order to bring them to campus for an entire week’s residency. Please join us for the events below:
Tuesday, February 14
Wednesday, February 15
2:00 pm – “In C” performance in Student Center with the Mizzou New Music Ensemble
Thursday, February 16
Friday, February 17
For tickets to their University Concert Series performance on Friday, February 17, go to concertseries.org. For more information about their residency, please contact Jacob Gotlib in the MU School of Music at 573-884-9478.