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REF NO.: 111

SUBJECT: School of Music concert to usher in a new era in the province's percussion scene

DATE: March 18

On March 29, the drums will beat and a new era in the province's percussion scene will be ushered in during a concert at Memorial University's School of Music. The concert will feature three well-known percussionists, John Wyre, Bill Brennan and Rob Power. All three have been extremely influential in their musical field locally and internationally. Their concert is titled The Beaten Path and the performance will be the first time that the three notable musicians have played a full concert publicly. The concert will also include well-known musician Paul Bendzsa of Memorial's School of Music.

The Beaten Path begins at 8 p.m. on Saturday, March 29, in the D. F. Cook Recital Hall, located in the Music Building on Memorial's St. John's campus. Parking is available in area 15, located east of the Music Building. Tickets cost $10 and $5 and are available by calling 737-4455 or on the Web at

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