Driftwood Percussion (Redshift Music’s Percussion ensemble-in-residence)

Dedicated to the pursuit and craft of percussion performance, this dynamic and intrepid ensemble is comprised of Vancouver’s top classical percussionists. As percussion ensemble-in-residence with Redshift Music, they share Redshift’s signature interests in spatial performance experiences, staging concerts in atypical spaces, and expanding the contemporary performance repertoire. They are also committed to forging their unique identity and artistic voice as a west coast percussion ensemble. Their appearance at ISCM 2017 marks the group’s premiere performance, but collectively these performers share years of history collaborating and performing together in Vancouver’s finest ensembles.

Premiere Performance:
November 3, 2017, 3:00 pm Roundhouse Exhibition Hall
181 Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver
Presented as part of ISCM World New Music Days 2017.
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Niels Lyhne Løkkegaard (Denmark) SOUND X SOUND – MUSIC FOR 10 HI-HATS
Guo Yuan (China) Mists
Per Egland (Sweden) Wooden Glass
Juan Felipe Waller (Netherlands/Mexico) Moribundo
Mariah Mennie (Canada) Music of the Spheres

Martin Fisk, Katie Rife, Robin Reid, Brian Nesselroad, Julia Chien, Jonathan Bernard, Aaron Graham, Christopher Blaber, Colin Van de Reep, Nicholas Jacques