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University of Kentucky: John Luther Adams' "Inuksuit"

  • Singletary Center for the Arts 405 Rose Street Lexington, KY, 40508 United States

The University of Kentucky Percussion Ensemble, under the direction of James Campbell will join forces with a generation of its distinguished alumni to present a performance of John Luther Adams’ outdoor masterpiece Inuksuit for 9 to 99 percussionists. 

The concert celebrates the 30-year anniversary of the award-winning UK Percussion Ensemble, who recently won the PAS International Percussion Ensemble Competition for a record 5th time.

Grammy Award-winning musician Glenn Kotche and the Artistic Director, Dr. Andrew Bliss, will lead a pre-concert talk in the SCFA President’s Room at 2pm. In addition, the UK Wildcat Marching Band Alumni Drumline will perform on Stoll Field in a pre-concert exhibition.

Designed as a concert with an open footprint, Inuksuit will take place on and around Stoll Field, the Student Center and the Singletary Center. If inclement weather arises, the concert will be moved inside the Singletary Center.