NEXUS Percussion CD - Drumtalker
A CD by NEXUS Percussion - Garry Kvistad, founder & owner of Woodstock Chimes, is a member of NEXUS and performs on this CD.
Garry Kvistad, is more than a company executive, he's also a GRAMMY award-winning musician! Garry has a Bachelor of Music from the Oberlin Conservatory of Music and a Masters of Music from Northern Illinois University. He has performed around the world with a number of orchestras and other musical groups and has been a member of NEXUS since 2002. Considered one of, if not the, premier percussion ensembles in the world today, the New York Times has called NEXUS the "high priests of the percussion world."
This NEXUS CD Drumtalker includes two contemporary works composed for NEXUS:
The Invisible Proverb - a suite of four movements composed by NEXUS member, Russell Hartenberger
Percussion Sonata No. 2 "Woodstock" by Peter Schickele
There are also four arrangements by NEXUS member Bob Becker of popular songs and dance music from the 1920s: Bye Bye, States, Girlfriends and Whispering