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So Percussion

Music
Saturday, November 7
8 pm
Wisconsin Union Theater | Shannon Hall
Cost: 37.50
General Public: $37.50/$27.50; Members & Non UW-Madison Students: $33.50/$27.50; UW-Madison Faculty/Staff: $35.50/$27.50
With more than a decade of performance, 16 albums, various educational programs and international acclaim, So Percussion is in residence at Princeton and Yale Universities.

The New Yorker described their style as one which encompasses an "exhilarating blend of precision and anarchy, rigor and bedlam." Their career boasts 16 albums, more than a decade of music creation, countless educational programs, and tour locations around the world. Sō Percussion was created to present exciting modern music at the Yale School of Music. It has commissioned great American composers to join the quest to build an exciting new repertoire of percussion music. The group is the Edward T. Cone Ensemble-in-Residence at Princeton University. Its long list of performance spaces includes Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, the Brooklyn Academy of Music…and Bonnaroo!

Program:
Music for Pieces of Wood - Steve Reich
Music for Wood and Strings - Bryce Dessner
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A Gun Show (work in progress) - So Percussion

Preview the Playbill

MUSIC LINKS, NEWS, REVIEWS, & MORE: So Percussion Website, New York Times Review. SoundCloud

  VIDEOS  

The New Yorker described their style as one which encompasses an "exhilarating blend of precision and anarchy, rigor and bedlam." Their career boasts 16 albums, more than a decade of music creation, countless educational programs, and tour locations around the world. Sō Percussion was created to present exciting modern music at the Yale School of Music. It has commissioned great American composers to join the quest to build an exciting new repertoire of percussion music. The group is the Edward T. Cone Ensemble-in-Residence at Princeton University. Its long list of performance spaces includes Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, the Brooklyn Academy of Music…and Bonnaroo!

Program:
Music for Pieces of Wood - Steve Reich
Music for Wood and Strings - Bryce Dessner
-int-
A Gun Show (work in progress) - So Percussion

Preview the Playbill

MUSIC LINKS, NEWS, REVIEWS, & MORE: So Percussion Website, New York Times Review. SoundCloud

  VIDEOS  

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