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Founded in 2005, Third Coast Percussion has performed hundreds of concerts across the country, presents an annual concert season at home in Chicago, teaches musicians of all ages and experience levels, and has commissioned dozens of new works by composers including Glenn Kotche, Philip Glass, Devonté Hynes, Chris Cerrone, Augusta Read Thomas, Donnacha Dennehy, and David T. Little.

The mission of Third Coast Percussion is to inspire and educate through the creation of exciting and unexpected musical experiences.

Third Coast Percussion's vision is a world-wide audience that embraces creativity, curiosity, and community through music.

Congratulations to Joel St. Julien, Srayamurtikanti and Nick Zoulek, the composers selected for our 2023/24 Currents Creative Partnership! We will be collaborating with all three composers to create new works

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TCP’s 2021-22 Season Annual Report

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Intern Spotlight: Sammy DeAngelis

Where are you from?  Spring Hill, FL What is one thing about yourself that you want everyone to know?  I guess the one thing people should know is I own

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Intern Spotlight: Luciano Medina

Where are you from? Munster, IN. What is one thing about yourself that you want everyone to know? In my free time, I like to go outside and just walk

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3111 N Western Ave
Chicago, IL United States

Currents at Constellation

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