Here are the events for the Ninth SōSI! Participant and faculty concerts, performances around the Princeton community, lots of fun...
“The New York standard for percussion innovation.”
– New Yorker on Sō Percussion
Sō Percussion takes the New York premiere of "man made" by David Lang with the Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra.
“This group plays with an irresistible vitality.”
– Washington Post
Come join Sō Percussion for an after party showing of some intimate percussion music.
Praised by the New Yorker for their “exhilarating blend of precision and anarchy, rigor and bedlam,” Sō’s adventurous spirit is written into the DNA passed down from composers like John Cage and Steve Reich.
From Out a Darker Sea is inspired by the denizens of Seaham, England, a coastal town that has struggled to reinvent itself after the crushing loss of its mining industry.
Please join us for this U.S. premiere!
Dawn Upshaw, Gilbert Kalish and Sō Percussion perform an unforgettable program of music that focuses on the expansive limits of song and collaboration.
With their genre-blending productions and sensational interpretations of modern classics, Sō Percussion has redefined the scope and role of the modern percussion ensemble.
David Lang’s virtuosic percussion concerto "man made," crafted from found objects takes the stage with it's first international performance in Vilnius, Lithuania.
Groundbreaking percussion quartet Sō Percussion presents a program of 20th century American classics, new works, and original compositions by their own members.
Two powerhouse new-music ensembles come together for an evening of premieres, including a work by Carnegie Hall’s Richard and Barbara Debs Composer’s Chair Philip Glass.
A journey in ambience, rhythm, and texture featuring composers from California's past and present exploring works by Lou Harrison, Steve Reich, Nathaniel Stookey, and Mason Bates.
Five-time Grammy-winning soprano Dawn Upshaw is joined by one of today's leading percussion quartets, So Percussion. This contemporary pairing brings an exciting freshness to meaning collaboration.
Sō Percussion is a percussion-based music organization that creates and presents new collaborative works to adventurous and curious audiences in order to to unite people and forge deep social bonds.