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.
World-class drummer and percussionist, Sheila E, has performed with the likes of Ringo Starr, Marvin Gaye, Prince, Beyoncé, Herbie Hancock, Diana Ross, Lionel Richie, Gloria Estefan and George...
The Center is proud to collaborate once again with our UAB campus family and other Birmingham art partners to bring you events honoring the Latin community in Birmingham.
Ballet Hispánico brings communities together to celebrate and explore Latino cultures through innovative productions, transformative dance training, and community engagement and celebrates the dynamic aesthetics of the Latino...
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