You Can't Stop the Beat

You Can't Stop the Beat

UMD Percussion Ensemble
Monday, May 10, 2021 . 8PM EDT
Photo by David Andrews
Special Announcement: 

The archive video of this event is available here.

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Estimated Length: 
This performance will last approximately 1 hour 30 minutes, which includes one 15-minute intermission.
Intermission: 
One
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The livestream of this performance will be available for you to watch from home. Please do not come to the building.

The beat goes on! The resilience and commitment of music majors and faculty enable live music-making to return. Virtually cheer on the members of the UMD Percussion Ensemble as they perform a hybrid of live performance and pre-recorded content in this striking concert of contemporary percussion music. The UMD Percussion Ensemble is directed by Lee Hinkle.

Program:
Nebojša Živković: Trio Per Uno, Movt. I
Steve Reich: Nagoya Marimbas
John Cage & Lou Harrison: Double Music
Wally Gunn: Can You Hear Me?
Joanna Beyer: IV
John Bergamo: PIRU BOLE
David Reeves & Robert Traugh: This Route Has Tolls, Octet for Saxophones & Percussion, Movt. I
Nigel Westlake: Omphalo Centric Lecture
Thierry de Mey: Musique de Table
John Cage: Third Construction

All participants have met the UMD 4Maryland requirements to return to campus and have chosen to perform in-person. There will be no public audience.