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Percussion Ensemble presents concert Nov. 21

Dr. Omar Carmenates
Dr. Omar Carmenates

Dr. Omar Carmenates

The Furman Percussion Ensemble will present a concert Saturday, Nov. 21, at 8 p.m. in Daniel Recital Hall on the Furman University campus.

Directed by Furman music faculty member Dr. Omar Carmenates, A Night of World Premieres is open to the public, and is presented by the Furman Department of Music Sound Quality Concert Series. Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and $5 for students.

The 90-minute concert by the 16-member Percussion Ensemble features contemporary works from both established and emerging composers including a world premiere from pianist and Furman alum Jesse James (Class of 2012). Works by Drew Worden and Christopher Deane, and world premieres by John Psathas (arr. by Omar Carmenates), David Crowell, and David Skidmore are also part of the program.

For more information about the event, contact the Furman University Music Department at (864) 294-2086, or email the department at Tickets may be purchased online at

Last updated November 9, 2015
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