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Line Upon Line Percussion




The Austin, Texas-based percussion trio returns to City with a programme colliding virtuoso playing with theatre, electronics and texts, featuring music by some of the most imaginative contemporary North American composers.


Ted Moore, Tap
Bryan Jacobs, Blocks & Birds
Mauricio Pauly, Fream Ad Wall
Aaron Cassidy, A republic of spaces
Jessie Marino, Piece for the Middle Seat of an Airplane

Formed in 2009, line upon line is considered “a riveting, always-surprising and delightful trio” by the Austin American-Statesman. The Austin-based trio has premiered over 40 new works for percussion trio by composers such as Laurent Durupt, Andrew Greenwald and Claudia Molitor, and has worked with composers at Stanford University, the University of Huddersfield, City, University of London and Monash University (Melbourne, Australia).

In Texas, the group has taught at UT Austin (Spring 2018), performed at the 2013 and 2017 Fusebox Festivals, Menil Collection (Houston), Victoria Bach Festival, International Festival-Institute at Round Top and is currently a member of the Texas Commission on the Arts Touring Roster.

Nationally, line upon line has performed and taught in twenty-two different states, at two Percussive Arts Society International Conventions, at the 2017 Festival of New American Music (Sacramento) and The Myrna Loy Center (Helena, MT).

Internationally, the group has performed at the 2018 Bendigo International Festival of Exploratory Music (Australia), the Conservatoriums in Melbourne and Sydney, in London (Guildhall School of Music & Drama), Manchester (Royal Northern College of Music), Basel (Hochschule für Musik), Cologne (Loft Köln) and Berlin (Unerhörte Musik).

line upon line consists of its three original members, Adam Bedell, Cullen Faulk and Matthew Teodori.

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7.00pm - 8.30pmTuesday 5th November 2019

Performance Space College Building City, University of London St John Street London EC1V 4PB United Kingdom

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