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Inside the Creative Process with Third Coast Percussion and Tyondai Braxton

Presented ByCenter for the Arts
When/WhereThursday, May 07, 2020 6:00pmLIVE Online

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This discussion will take place on the Center for the Arts Facebook page on May 7 at 6 p.m. 

Members of the Grammy Award®-winning quartet Third Coast Percussion join composer Tyondai Braxton and Mason’s Associate Director of Concert Bands and Director of Percussion Studies, John Kilkenny, for a conversation about Sunny X. This exciting new work is co-commissioned by George Mason University’s Center for the Arts, Carnegie Hall, and Sewanee Music Festival. This talk provides a glimpse into the creative minds of the project’s leaders and a sneak preview of what Center for the Arts audiences will experience during Third Coast Percussion’s time as Mason Artists-in-Residence in the 2020/2021 season. Tune in to learn more about this dynamic ensemble and innovative composer. Audience questions welcome!

Can’t wait for May 7? Check out Third Coast Percussion’s Tiny Desk concert.