Michelle Purdy, percussion recital
Free admission; minimum $10 donation suggested
SHELLY PURDY is a contemporary percussionist committed to performing, teaching, experimenting, and commissioned new works from both emerging and established composers. Ms. Purdy’s passion for contemporary works has led to a vast array of opportunities including performances at Baltimore’s Artscape Festival, The Megapolis Audio Festival, So Percussion’s Summer Institute, IFCP at Mannes, June in Buffalo, Make Music New York, and The Center for Advanced Musical Studies at Chosen Vale.
Purdy received her B.A. in Percussion Performance at UMBC, where she was a recipient of the Linehan Artist Scholar Award, and her Masters from the University at Buffalo where she studied with Tom Kolor of Talujon. Ms. Purdy is currently freelancing in the Baltimore area and is very excited to be presenting her premier recital at AnDie Musik!
Beaten Paths by Milton Babbitt
Songs I-IX by Stuart S. Smith
The Inevitable Descent of Heaven by Paul Elwood
Loops IV by Philippe Hurel