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Garry’s Tour Schedule

Garry Kvistad joined the internationally-acclaimed percussion ensemble NEXUS in the Fall of 2002 when John Wyre, one of the group's original members, retired. He has been performing and recording with NEXUS co-founders Bob Becker and Russell Hartenberger since joining Steve Reich & Musicians in 1980. Garry is one of 18 musicians to win a Grammy award for the 1998 recording of Steve Reich's Music for 18 Musicians.

Upcoming Performances

NEXUS Concert ImageNEXUS Percussion with the Northern Dutchess Symphony Orchestra
Culinary Institute of America (Marriott Lecture Hall)
Saturday April 14th, 2018 at 7:30pm
1946 Campus Drive

Full orchestra concert featuring NEXUS performing a percussion concerto version of Bizet’s Carmen Suite. Special dinner packages are available at the CIA before the concert.

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NEXUS Concert ImageNEXUS on the Ulster Chamber Music Series
Sunday, April 22, 2018 at 3:00pm
Redeemer Lutheran Church 104 Wurts St, Kingston, NY 12401

Program to be determined

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Garry Kvistad Founder and Owner of Woodstock Chimes

Meet the Chimemaker: Garry Kvistad

Founder and Owner of Woodstock Chimes
Garry Kvistad earned a Bachelor of Music from the Oberlin Conservatory of Music and a Masters of Music from Northern Illinois University, where he studied music, art and physics in the pursuit of building musical instruments.

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