The Well-Tempered Ear

Classical music: Clocks in Motion will perform percussion works in Stoughton this Saturday night | February 10, 2016

By Jacob Stockinger

The Ear has received the following invitation from the Madison-based percussion ensemble Clocks in Motion (below), which has released a CD, is building quite the reputation and  is receiving a lot of critical acclaim:

Clocks in Motion Group Collage Spring 2015

Hi everyone!

I would like to cordially invite you to Clocks in Motion’s upcoming concert at the historic Stoughton Opera House (below) at 7:30 p.m. on this coming Saturday, February 13.

Stoughton Opera House ext

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We have a great program including music by Steve Reich, Marc Mellits, John Cage and James Tenney (below).

James Tenney

In addition, we will be joined by composer/guest artist Marc Mellits (below), in performing his mallet quintet “Gravity.” (You can hear Clocks in Motion performing the Minimalist and hypnotic “Gravity” in a YouTube video at the bottom.)

marc mellits 1

You might also want to check out our all new concert TEASER video here: https://youtu.be/WYxMELVVQEg

Tickets are $15 and are available at the door or for advanced sales online HERE

Even if you can’t make the concert, could you please help spread the word or just let your friends, family, students, and colleagues know about the event?

Sincerely,

Sean Kleve, Clocks in Motion Percussion

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2 Comments »

  1. By the way, it is possible to buy their CD, “Escape Velocity” at the link below; one of the tracks is “Gravity”. You can also download songs of theirs.

    https://squareup.com/market/clocks-in-motion-percussion

    Comment by fflambeau — February 10, 2016 @ 1:33 am

  2. Nice program of composers.

    I especially like “Gravity” (the piece that is attached by Marc Mellits). Hypnotic, beautiful, and very well played.

    Everyone looks like they’re having fun too!

    Comment by fflambeau — February 10, 2016 @ 1:27 am


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