Twelve Drummers Drummin’ - Dec. 6

Twelve Drummers Drummin', photo by Paul Miller

Department Performance - Monday, December 6, 2021 at 7pm


The UAlbany Percussion Ensemble performs music from the U.S., Guatemala, Spain and Ghana including the early classic of John Cage “Second Construction,” a theater piece for seven drums by David MacBride called “Quiet”, John Martinson’s popular “Fade to Black” for marimba quartet, a work that combines Robert Locke’s demonstration piece on Ghanaian drumming with Guatemalan marimba music and the multiple drum set piece “Crescendo” by percussion legend Alexander Lepak.


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  • Advance tickets: $5 general public / $3 students, seniors & UAlbany faculty-staff
  • Day of show tickets: $10 general public / $5 students, seniors & UAlbany faculty-staff
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(Photo by Paul Miller)

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