A new concerto by Clarice Assad for herself + Third Coast Percussion with orchestra
by Clarice Assad
“Clarice Assad is quite simply a phenomenon who has streaked across the world’s musical landscape like one of those comets that appears just once in a lifetime” – Latin Jazz Network
Acclaimed composer/performer Clarice Assad is composing PLAY! a new concerto for herself and Third Coast Percussion to perform as soloists with orchestra. The piece is a sonic exploration of the concept of play in its many forms, and will include games, toys, theater, virtuosity, and a heartfelt emotional underpinning.
Duration: 20 minutes.
Orchestration: 18.104.22.168 – 22.214.171.124 – timp.perc(1) – strings