Presented by: ATX Composers
Line Upon Line Percussion
Saturday, March 21
10:00PM - 10:40PM
617 Congress Ave
Listen to A Man with a Gun Lives Here
Formed in 2009, line upon line percussion is committed to seeking new ways for percussion instruments to advance contemporary music. To date, the ensemble has commissioned and premiered a dozen new works for percussion. In 2011, the Austin-based trio released a disc of commissioned, homegrown music and premiered their award-winning project, seeing times are not hidden, a site-specific work for custom chimes. April 2013 brought the North American premiere of Hugues Dufourt’s massive, evening-length masterpiece, Erewhon. The group's self-presented Austin series was recently listed as one of the Top 10 Dance/Classical Music Treasures of 2014 by the Austin Chronicle.
In 2013 and 2014, the trio was named "Best Ensemble" by the Austin Critics' Table and is currently part of the TCA Texas Touring Roster. The Austinist called line upon line “the premier new music percussion ensemble in Texas and the South” and the Austin America...Show the rest