TCP is thrilled to join the Lied Center’s Danny Elfman Week, with a performance featuring Elfman’s Percussion Quartet. The Week will feature Danny Elfman as special guest performer.
The concert will take place in Kimball Hall at the Lied Center.
“Third Coast Percussion, with albums like Perspectives, continues to push percussion in new directions, blurring musical boundaries and beguiling new listeners.” – Tom Huizenga, NPR Music
Perspectives invites listeners to embark on an exciting musical adventure, featuring virtuosic repertoire written for TCP by some of today’s leading music creators. Iconic film composer Danny Elfman, innovative electronic music producer Jlin, American legend Philip Glass, and groundbreaking flute/electronics duo Flutronix embody the diversity of 21st century music making, drawing inspiration from a wide range of influences and points of view.
CLARICE ASSAD The Hero (arr. by Robert Dillon)
PHILIP GLASS Metamorphosis No. 1 (arr. by Peter Martin)
DANNY ELFMAN Percussion Quartet
FLUTRONIX AND THIRD COAST PERCUSSION Rubix
Perspective by Jlin was commissioned for Third Coast Percussion by the Boulanger Initiative, the Maxine and Stuart Frankel Foundation, Carnegie Hall, the Lester & Hope Abelson Fund for the Performing Arts at the Chicago Community Foundation, the DEW Foundation, and Third Coast Percussion’s New Works Fund.
Rubix by Flutronix and Third Coast Percussion was commissioned by The Third Coast Percussion New Works Fund, the Maxine & Stuart Frankel Foundation, Jana French and Peter Gotsch, and the Robert and Isabelle Bass Foundation.