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Becoming one with the arx duo

Dominic Murcott
Mari Yoshinaga and Garrett Arney of the arx duo work on Dominic Murcott's piece "Harmonic Cannon," in the courtyard of the Trinity Laban Conservatory of Music in Greenwich, England.

Before their performances in Kansas City, Classical KC speaks with Mari Yoshinaga and Garrett Arney of the arx duo about the successes and trials of touring with everything from a musical saw to a one-thousand pound custom-made bell. We'll also hear a diverse selection of modern music for percussion.


Brooke Knoll


Mari Yoshinaga, percussion
Garrett Arney, percussion


Harmonic Cannon - Part 1
by Dominic Murcott

Table Talk
by Alyssa Weinberg

Evergreen - selections
by Robert Honstein

You can learn more about the arx duo at arxduo.com, and their November 9th and 12th performances in Kansas City at 1900bldg.com.

Jim Barcus
Garrett Arney and Mari Yoshinaga of the arx duo.

Brooke Knoll is the digital audience specialist and on-air host for Classical KC. You can reach her at brooke@classicalkc.org.
Sam Wisman is a Producer for 91.9 Classical KC. Email him at samwisman@classicalkc.org.