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UMD Percussion Ensemble- Monday, May 9th, 2011

UMD Percussion Ensemble Spring Concert

Dr. Lee Hinkle, director Donnie Johns, guest conductor Jauvon Gilliam, timpani Cara Fleck, harp Karlyn Mason, percussion Matt Sharrock, percussion Eric Plewinski, percussion Keith Williams, percussion

Monday, May 9, 2011 8:00 pm - Dekelboum Concert Hall

Join the UMD Percussion Ensemble for an evening of new works and old favorites. The Percussion Ensemble is joined by a group of guest artists, including Jauvon Gilliam, principal timpanist of the National Symphony Orchestra, and will present a program including:

   Jennifer Higdon - Splendid Wood (2006)

   John Cage - Living Room Music (1940) I. To Begin II. Story III. Melody IV. End

  Percossa (N. Van Hoorn/ J. Van Der Poll) - Hikarizatto (2004)

   Toru Takemitsu - Rain Tree (1981)

  Rand Snell - Hammerhead (2008)

  Mischa Salkind-Pearl - Everything All At Once (2010) I. Cáceres II. Salamanca

  Peter Bjuhr - Strings, Skins, and Wood (2009)

   Edgar Varese - Ionisation (1931)

   Streaming audio: Listen to pieces featured on this concert on Naxos Music Library and Classical Music Library