TorQ Percussion Quartet

Posted by on Jan 29, 2012 in Blog | 1 comment

The 2012 Chautauqua season started last night with a bang–and a crash and a boom and some rolls. Toronto-based TorQ Percussion Quartet performed a diverse program for an enthusiastic audience. Richard, Adam, Jamie, and Daniel entertained both with their expert playing and their humourous anecdotes. The show began when the musicians walked onstage with rattles, tambourine, doumbek, and cahon and broke into The Bright Side by Ken Shorley. The rest of the first half...

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TorQ

TorQ

Posted by on Jan 28, 2012 in Music | 0 comments

Winners of the 2009 Mississauga Arts Council award for “Best Emerging Performing Arts Ensemble”, TorQ Percussion Quartet was formed by four Canadian percussionists looking to add new energy to percussion repertoire and performance. Renowned for their engaging performances, members Richard Burrows, Adam Campbell, Jamie Drake and Daniel Morphy are committed to making new music accessible to audiences that span generations and geography. TorQ has performed to critical...

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