Cordis in Concert

Wednesday, October 05    7:00-8:30 Fannin Belcher Theater/Davis Fine Arts


chamber music with an art/rock/punk aesthetic

The classically trained musicians of cordis play custom-made and traditional instruments: electric mbiras and cimbalom, modified typewriters, pitched wind tubes,19th century talking machines, and the world’s longest-playing cylinder-driven music box. It’s chamber music with an art/rock/punk aesthetic.

Of cordis creative director and Charleston, WV native, Richard Grimes, said, “cordis offers an intriguing mix of instrumentation, and Grimes uses them well to show off his unique perspective on 21st Century chamber music.”



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