SOU Graduate Percussion Group presents Michael Gordon’s “Timber”

sou-gpg-jumpTuesday, March 3, 7:30pm
Ashland, Oregon
Southern Oregon University Music Recital Hall

The Southern Oregon University Graduate Percussion Group will present Michael Gordon’s minimalist masterpiece, “Timber”, for 6 amplified “simantras”, (planks of wood) which has been described as “a meditation on sound and rhythm, bringing the physicality, endurance and technique of percussion performance to a new level.”

This will be the first performance of a set we will give this winter/spring. Other dates include:
April 10 – Northwest Percussion Festival (excerpt)
April 23 – SOU Center for Sustainability
May 1 – SOU Schneider Museum of Art

SOU Performing Arts – Free admission.