TEXAS PERFORMING ARTS PRESENTS EDGAR MEYER, DOUBLE BASS
Presented in partnership with the Butler School of Music BassFest;
DaXun Zhang, Assistant Professor of Double Bass, Director
“...the most remarkable virtuoso in the relatively unchronicled history of his instrument.” - New Yorker
“Edgar Meyer is the best bassist alive.” San Diego Magazine
A Grammy Award-winning bassist and MacArthur Genius Grant recipient, Edgar Meyer’s unparalleled technique and musicianship in combination with his gift for composition have established him as one of the finest artists of his generation. After a stunning 2009 performance with Béla Fleck and Zakir Hussain, Meyer returns to Texas Performing Arts in an intimate solo performance featuring classical music, jazz, bluegrass, and some of his own compositions.
Tickets ($32 / Limited $10 student tickets / discounted tickets available for UT faculty & staff, seniors and Military) are on sale now at authorized ticket outlets, which include the Bass Concert Hall Box Office, most H-E-B stores and all Texas Box Office outlets, and online
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