UCF Percussion Ensemble at the UCF Art Gallery

February 12, 2015

The University of Central Florida Art Gallery is proud to host a performance by the UCF Percussion Ensemble. Featuring:

Thad Anderson, John Gavin, Anthony Grande, Mitchell Gribbroek, Christian Martin, & Austin Warren will be performing on found and handmade wooden instruments, hi-hat, snare drums, and kick drums.

Performances to include:

Stridulations, by composer Billy Martin who “when not performing with Medeski Martin & Wood,” according to his website, “continues to collaborate with other musicians in improvisational projects.”

Totems, by percussionist and composer Thad Anderson who is an international performer and Assistant Professor at the University of Central Florida Music department, is also known as a frequent “‘Accidental Music Festival’ performer,” by the Orlando Weekly.

Music for Pieces of Wood, by composer Steve Reich who was recently called “America’s greatest living composer,” by The Village VOICE.