MTA: Third Coast Percussion’s WAVES

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. In this interactive presentation and performance, students will learn about the scientific and musical properties of sound waves (amplitude/dynamics, frequency/pitch) by participating in interactive activities using percussion instruments custom-designed for this project and app-based technology to visualize learning objectives.

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