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March 28, 2005

UMBC Presents Ruckus in Concert

Contact: Tom Moore

RuckusThe UMBC Department of Music's Faculty Recital Series presents Ruckus, the professional contemporary music ensemble in residence at UMBC on Tuesday, April 12th, at 8 p.m. in the Fine Arts Recital Hall.

The program will include Elliott Carter's Triple Duo, Hymne by Anneliese Wiebel, Sleep, in the Shape of My Body by Mark Osborn, Bones by Stuart Saunders Smith, Magnificat 3: Lament by Linda Dusman and so, between and e,nm by Thomas DeLio.

The ensemble features flutist Lisa Cella, cellist Franklin Cox, percussionist Tom Goldstein, clarinetist E. Michael Richards, violinist Airi Yoshioka, pianist Thomas Moore and conductor Brian Stone.

Founded in 2000 to promote the performance of contemporary chamber music, Ruckus has performed at the Baltimore Museum of Art, the Smithsonian Institution, and at universities throughout the East Coast. Ruckus will present the same program on April 3rd at the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston and on April 17th at Stanford University, where the ensemble will be in residence for a week.

Admission to the concert is $7 general, $3 for senior citizens, free for all students, and free with a UMBC ID. Tickets are available online through MissionTix at or by calling 410-752-8950. Any remaining tickets will be available at the door (cash or check only).

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Posted by tmoore at March 28, 2005 2:34 PM