The ever vibrant and virtuosic Third Coast Percussion takes on Steve Reich in their latest project with four pieces from a composer called "the most original musical thinker of our time," by the New York Times. Hear highlights on Tuesday's program.
Innovative composer and pianist Vijay Iyer explores mutations, which he describes as "incremental, stochastic changes in genetic material -- the noise in our genes," in a chamber piece for string quartet, piano and electronics. Hear his "Mutations I-X" on today's program ahead of his visit to the University of Arkansas as a McIlroy Family Visiting Professor in the Department of Music.
Superstars Itzhak Perlman and Yo-Yo Ma join forces in Brahms double concerto accompanied by Daniel Barenboim leading the Chicago Symphony for an unforgettable recording. Tune in to hear it, along with "Ragtime for 11 Instruments" from Stravinsky ahead of the UA Music department performance of it, in Tuesday's program.