Presenting David Skidmore’s riveting quartet, Common Patterns in Uncommon Time, composed in honor of the centennial of Frank Lloyd Wright’s iconic architectural marvel, Taliesin.
Each year, Third Coast Percussion presents 4-5 concerts of percussion music in their hometown of Chicago. In concert halls, theaters, and art galleries, the ensemble joins with world-renowned performers for programs that include premieres of new works for percussion alongside modern classic percussion music.
Third Coast looks forward to presenting this work at another of Wright’s iconic buildings, Unity Temple. The program will also include a conversation with Sidney K. Robinson, Professor Emeritus of Modern Architecture at the University of Illinois-Chicago, and longtime TCP Board Member, who commissioned the work.
This concert is supported by Sidney K. Robinson.
Common Patterns in Uncommon Time by David Skidmore was commissioned by Sidney K. Robinson for the Taliesin Centennial Celebration.
Third Coast Percussion’s programs are supported by The MacArthur Funds for Arts and Culture at Prince Charitable Trust, The Illinois Arts Council Agency, the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, the Aaron Copland Fund for Music, the Amphion Foundation, the Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation, and the Alice M. Ditson Fund at Columbia University.