Grades K-4 MTA: Third Coast Percussion’s Think Outside the Drum
Third Coast Percussion is a Grammy-winning, artist-run quartet of classically-trained percussionists. For more than ten years, the ensemble has forged a unique path in the musical landscape with virtuosic, energetic performances that celebrate the extraordinary depth and breadth of musical possibilities in the world of percussion. This show will be a fun, interactive, and educational introduction to the Building Blocks of Music. Performances by Third Coast Percussion are interspersed with teaching moments that introduce rhythm, melody, and timbre through active participation in a series of interactive activities including clapping, singing, and a listening game. Students learn about the extraordinary range of percussion instruments found in cultures around the world, as well as in their own kitchen cabinets.
David Finckel and Wu Han are recipients of Musical America’s Musicians of the Year award – one of the highest honors granted by the music industry. The talent,
Vulcan Materials Company Family SeriesSing to Freedom: Music and Stories of the Underground Railroad
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The Center and the Alabama Dance Council are proud to co-present Ballet Memphis as the guest company-in-residence for the 2018 Alabama Dance Festival. Ballet Memphis is now in...
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