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An innovative collaboration of visual and performing arts and education in the unique historic setting of the former DC prison.

In Concert: Percussionist Tom Teasley

Event Date: 
Saturday, November 30, 2013 - 8:00pm
Price: 
$25 Adults, $20 Senior/Military, $10 Student with ID
Venue: 
W-3 Theatre

Master percussionist Tom Teasley performing live on stage in a journey of World Music and innovative percussion techniques.

Tom Teasley, described in the Washington Post as “a percussionist in the widest and most exuberant sense of the word,” maintains a unique career as a solo percussionist, composer and collaborator. A 2010 Helen Hayes Theater Award recipient for outstanding sound design, Tom tours frequently throughout the world performing and presenting clinics for the instrument companies he endorses including Yamaha, Vic Firth, Sabian, Remo, Latin Percussion and others. A three-time recipient of a Fulbright-Hayes grant for performances in the Middle East, Tom collaborated with indigenous musicians and gave historic performances in Saudi Arabia, the West Bank and Jerusalem. He has been an artist-in-residence at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and has collaborated with the National Symphony as both a soloist and composer. A la carte cash beer/wine bar available in venue. 

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