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Coastal Carolina University Percussion Ensemble

The Coastal Carolina University Percussion Ensemble performs a variety of music composed specifically for percussion instruments November 7 at 7:30 p.m. in Wheelwright Auditorium. Under the direction of Jesse Willis, CCU associate professor of music, the ensemble has been featured at the South Carolina Music Educators Conference and the South Carolina Percussive Arts Society Day of Percussion. Past repitoire includes 20th-century works by composers including John Cage, Edgard Varese and Steve Reich, and recent composers such as David Gillingham, Bob Becker and John Psathas. The ensemble will perform pieces composed by CCU faculty, students and local composers. Admission $7; discounts available.