Percussion Department

Studio Recital | April 23, 2023 3:00 p.m.

Curtis Institute of Music students perform over 100 free recitals during the semester, held on most Monday, Wednesday, and Friday evenings. Admission requires advance registration and is complimentary.

Please note: Performance programs are subject to last-minute changes and cancellations.


Program
LANSKY Threads

Griffin Harrison, percussion
Tae McLoughlin, percussion
Zachary Thomas, percussion
Hamza Able, percussion

BACH Suite in E Minor, BWV 996

Hamza Able, percussion

SAMMUT Four Rotations

Zachary Thomas, percussion

PIAZZOLLA Histoire du Tango

Griffin Harrison, percussion

INTERMISSION
BARTOK Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion, Sz. 110, BB 115

Hamza Able, percussion
Griffin Harrison, percussion
Avery Gagliano, piano
Yangyang Ruan, piano

About the Performers

Griffin Harrison, from Rochester, N.Y., a student of Ji Su Jung, Don Liuzzi, and Eric Millstein, is the Elaine W. Camarda and A. Morris Williams, Jr. Fellow and entered Curtis in 2021.

Tae McLoughlin, from South Orange, N.J., a student of Ji Su Jung, Don Liuzzi, and Eric Millstein, is the Carol Coe Conway Memorial Fellow and entered Curtis in 2021.

Zachary Thomas, from Tucson, Ariz., a student of Ji Su Jung, Don Liuzzi, and Eric Millstein, is a Curtis Institute of Music Fellow and entered Curtis in 2022.

Hamza Able, from Jacksonville, Fla., and Casablanca, Morocco, a student of Ji Su Jung, Don Liuzzi, and Eric Millstein, is the Harry L. and Cecilia F. Slavin Fellow and entered Curtis in 2020.

Avery Gagliano, from Washington, D.C., a student of Robert McDonald, is the Dr. Samuel R. and Mrs. Beatrice S. Rossman Fellow and entered Curtis in 2016.

Yangyang Ruan, from Xiamen, China, a student of Meng-Chieh Liu, is the Eileen Flissler Memorial Fellow and entered Curtis in 2017.

Special Thanks

The Curtis Institute of Music received funding from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the National Endowment for the Arts.

The Edith L. and Robert Prostkoff Memorial Concert Series.

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