January 24, 2019
All seats $10
Red Circle Sponsors: Lynda Stolzman
Join us for an evening of dynamic and bold percussive chamber music. The program will feature Andrea Tafelski and Washington Squared (W² Percussion).
Washington Squared (W2 Percussion) is a New York based percussion duo founded in 2017. Nick Gigante and Yang Chen met while pursuing graduate studies at New York University. W² percussion is constantly interested in expanding the percussion duo repertoire and will be premiering 8 commissioned works in Spring 2019. W² percussion is affiliated with Cisum Percussion, a Brooklyn based percussion collective, and will be performing with them in this concert season. W² percussion is the inaugural recipient of a grant from the Cro-Ken Sullivan Fund which will support W² educational projects in Tampa, Florida. W² percussion is a Vic Firth endorsed artist. Insta: @washington_squared
Andrea Tafelski is a singer, percussionist, and composer based locally here in St.Pete. She discovered her love for singing and playing percussion while studying at The Cleveland Institute of Music in Cleveland, OH. She utilizes the orchestral percussion training she gained there to create a unique visual and aural experience for audiences. Her new album of marimba based original songs Knocking on Wood is set to be released in 2019. Insta: @andreatafelski