Join Us ONLINE here on June 19th at 7PM
The performance will highlight the possibilities of the marimba. The selection will consist of light classical works, jazz standards with backing track accompaniment, as well as arrangements of popular songs.
At 7:30PM KnoxVan will be hosting a Performer’s Talkback with Aaron and we invite you to join us.
Aaron Graham is an award-winning performer, composer, and educator. He is currently a Doctoral Fellow at the University of British Columbia pursuing a Doctorate of Musical Arts, where he also teaches percussion courses. He is a member of the Percussive Arts Society Scholarly Research Committee, Black Swamp Percussion Educator’s Network, and won the 2014 Percussive Arts Society International Composition Contest.
Aaron’s original works have been performed across the world by university and professional ensembles alike, at the Aries Composers Festival, MATA Festival, TUTTI Festival, Turn Up! Multimedia Festival, and at the 2020 ISCM World Music Days in New Zealand.
An active educator, his teachings and reviews have been published in Percussive Notes, Rhythm! Scene, The Instrumentalist, the International Journal of Music and Performing Arts, and at The National Conference on Percussion Pedagogy, Transplanted Roots Percussion Symposium, Muscan Conference, British Columbia Music Educator’s Conference, and the New Music Gathering.
Visit Aaron's website to learn more here