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Metals & Drums

Friday 8th July 10 pm

Viitasaari Arena

Tickets 25/18€

Ulysses Percussion Ensemble performs new percussion works with premieres by Mioko Yokoyama and James A.-McEwan, along with a modern percussion classic by Iannis Xenakis, who is celebrating his 100th anniversary.

Ulysses Percussion Ensemble 

Rémi Schwartz (Percussions de Strasbourg) 

Malika Kishino: Sange 

Per Nørgård: Square and Round

Iannis Xenakis: Metaux (Pléiades) 

Mioko Yokoyama: Talking Metals, Talking Drums (Finnish premiere)*

James A.-McEwan: a/mi(d)st a/noise_and, -[d]is_interference/// (world premiere)*

The Finnish Broadcasting Company broadcasts the concert. 

* Commissioned by Time of Music, Gaudeamus Muziekweek, and Warsaw Autumn, with support by Ulysses Network, co-funded by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union.