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SFA Percussion Ensemble to present TMEA concert preview

February 4, 2019 - Robbie Goodrich
The SFA Percussion Ensemble will perform at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, in Cole Concert Hall on the university campus.
NACOGDOCHES, Texas - The Percussion Ensemble at Stephen F. Austin State University will perform at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, in Cole Concert Hall on the SFA campus.

Directed by Dr. Brad Meyer and Dr. Ben Tomlinson, the ensemble will present a preview of its showcase concert to be performed at the 2019 Texas Music Educators Association Convention on Feb. 14 in San Antonio.

The preview concert features "Gandrung" by Bill Alves; "Ritmica No. 5" by Amadeo Roldán; "B-Radicles" by Brad Meyer; "Lost in Thought" by Andrew Patzig; and "Boom Bap" by Nick Werth.

Ensemble members include Ethan Ainsworth, Hallsville; D'Angelo Brackeen, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; Joseph Bankston, Giddings; Davis Carr, Sugar Land; Adreanna Casares, Somerville; Eli Garza, Friendswood; Rick Gonzalez, Harlingen; Sam Harrison, San Antonio; Jason House, Carrollton; Ashley Johnson, Allen; graduate assistant Spencer Jones, Alexandria, Louisiana; Sophie Lee, Kyle; Spencer Matthews, Alvarado; Briley Patterson, Elkhart; Emmie Schubert, Tomball; Kurt Swisher, Tyler; Addie Thornhill, Redwater; Matt Volker, Lumberton; and Austen White, Robinson.

The concert is a joint presentation of the SFA College of Fine Arts and School of Music.

Tickets are $8 for adults, $6 for seniors and $3 for students and youth. For tickets or more information, call the SFA Fine Arts Box Office at (936) 468-6407 or visit www.finearts.sfasu.edu.