Talujon Percussion presents “Dark Full Ride”
1:00 PM & 3:00PM
May 27, 2017
Talujon’s primary objective is the commissioning and performance of cutting edge music. Over the past 25 years, Talujon has commissioned dozens of new works for percussion including quartets by Alvin Lucier, Henry Threadgill, Ralph Shapey, Wayne Peterson, Julia Wolfe, Ushio Torikai, Louis Karchin, and Eric Moe. The group has collaborated with composers and institutions including Steve Reich, James Tenney, The Brooklyn Philharmonic, Meredith Monk, and Tan Dun at venues such as Carnegie Hall, Alice Tully Hall, Merkin Concert Hall, Symphony Space, and Roulette as well as universities and concert halls throughout the US, and at such festivals as Taipei’s Lantern Festival, BAM’s Next Wave Festival, Muzik3 Festival, Chautauqua, Festival of New American Music. Talujon maintains an active touring schedule including master classes/workshops at institutions such as the Juilliard School, Stanford University, University of Virginia, SUNY Buffalo, Harvard University, and the University of Oregon.