World Percussion Group (WPG - Directed by Maraca2)
World Percussion Group (WPG – Directed by Maraca2)
Percussion duo Maraca2 has entertained and inspired audiences across the globe for over twelve years. Duo members Tim Palmer and Jason Huxtable have performed at various percussion festivals and concert venues internationally, including an evening concert at PASIC 2013. As educators, Palmer and Huxtable have given clinics at over forty universities and both hold teaching positions at music institutions in the United Kingdom. Recent and future engagements include a two-month United States Tour with the World Percussion Group from February 2016 to April 2016 and a double percussion concerto performance with the Los Angeles Philharmonic in 2017 to be conducted by Gustavo Dudamel. The World Percussion Group represented the very best of the next generation of talented percussionists. Members were selected from twelve different countries and provided with an international platform for performing as well as cultural sharing.