About Us

GRAMMY-WINNING, ARTIST-RUN QUARTET OF CLASSICALLY-TRAINED PERCUSSIONISTS HAILING FROM THE GREAT CITY OF CHICAGO.

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Founded in 2005, Third Coast Percussion has performed hundreds of concerts across the country, presents an annual concert season at home in Chicago, teaches musicians of all ages and experience levels, and has commissioned dozens of new works by composers including Glenn Kotche, Philip Glass, Devonté Hynes, Chris Cerrone, Augusta Read Thomas, Donnacha Dennehy, and David T. Little.

The mission of Third Coast Percussion is to inspire and educate through the creation of exciting and unexpected musical experiences.

Third Coast Percussion's vision is a world-wide audience that embraces creativity, curiosity, and community through music.

Congratulations to Suzanne Kite and Machado Mijiga, the composers selected for our 2021/22 Currents Creative Partnership! We will be collaborating with both Kite and Machado to create new works to be premiered

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Two GRAMMY® Award Nominations for “Fields”

We are thrilled to announce that our album Fields has been nominated for two GRAMMY® Awards, in the categories "Best Chamber Music / Small Ensemble Performance" and "Best Engineered Album, Classical"! These are our third and

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TCP Family Reunion: More Info!

Fields: Our recent GRAMMY®-nominated album We have received our 3rd GRAMMY® nomination in the category Best Chamber Music / Small Ensemble Performance for our album Fields, released on Cedille Records. This

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You’re invited to the TCP Family Reunion!

We are so excited for the TCP Family Reunion! This special event will be our opportunity to gather with you all virtually, and celebrate the incredible family tree of collaborators,

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Next Show

Saturday, March

13

Elkhart County Symphony Orchestra — ONLINE

410 S Main St
Elkhart, IN United States

Elkhart County Symphony Orchestra — ONLINE

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Friday, March

19

Lehigh University’s Zoellner Arts Center — ONLINE

Bethlehem, PA


Sunday, April

18

Denison University — ONLINE

Granville, OH