FFA 2016

Amid The Noise

  • Jason Treuting, UT Percussion Group, Baylor Percussion Group

    All Previous FFA Artists, Amid the Noise

    Amid the Noise is a series of short pieces written by So Percussion member Jason Treuting. It was the first project of...

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  • Cordova Quartet

    All Previous FFA Artists, Amid the Noise

    Since their formation in 2013, the Cordova Quartet has performed in venues across the United States and Canada. They love...

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  • Battle Trance

    All Previous FFA Artists, Amid the Noise

    Battle Trance had an auspicious inception. One morning, Travis Laplante (Little Women and a trio with bassist Trevor Dunn and drummer Ches Smith) literally...

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  • The Kraken Quartet

    All Previous FFA Artists, Amid the Noise

    Dedicated to blending the worlds of contemporary, classical, and popular music, The Kraken Quartet is a genre-crossing percussion group known...

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Charting Influences

  • Kathryn Findlen

    All Previous FFA Artists, Charting Influences

    Mezzo soprano Kathryn Findlen “ is an amazing vocalist whose interpretations took in her whole being, her immediate surroundings, and...

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  • Tom Echols

    All Previous FFA Artists, Charting Influences

    Classical guitarist Thomas Echols is quickly being recognized, not only as a masterful recitalist, but as an engaging lecturer on...

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  • Sarah Silver

    All Previous FFA Artists, Charting Influences

    Originally from Pittsburgh, Sarah Silver, Assistant Concertmaster of the San Antonio Symphony, recently was a violinist with the New World Symphony...

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  • Charlotte Bray

    All Previous FFA Artists, Charting Influences

    The composer Charlotte Bray has emerged as a distinctive and outstanding talent of her generation. Exhibiting uninhibited ambition and desire...

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  • Peter Bay

    All Previous FFA Artists, Charting Influences

    Peter Bay became Music Director and Conductor of the Austin Symphony Orchestra in 1998. He is also Music Director of the...

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