Percussion Department Premiere Concert

Tuesday, May 1, 2007

The Philip Glass 70th Birthday Celebration at SC State will be held on Tuesday, May 1, at 7 p.m. in the Barbara A. Vaughan Recital Hall in the Fine Arts Center.

The ground-breaking concert will present ten works – seven of which are world premieres for percussion – by Philip Glass, an Academy Award-nominated film and concert composer. The concert celebrates the composer’s 70th birthday and his contributions to the performing arts and motion picture industry in Hollywood and New York City and theatre.

The event is free and the community is invited to attend. For additional information, contact James Orlick at (803) 536-7124 or