Joseph Bricker, a senior at Evanston Township High School in Evanston, Illinois, is currently co-principal percussionist of the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra and Midwest Young Artists Symphony Orchestra. Joe has earned many distinguished honors, including the 2013 Fine Arts Scholar in Percussion and the 2014 Emerson Scholar in Percussion (for tuition-free six weeks of intensive orchestral study at Interlochen Center for the Arts). As a part of the Interlochen Arts Festival, Joe served as principal percussionist of the World Youth Symphony Orchestra for two summers. He will be a member of Boston University’s Tanglewood Institute Young Artist Orchestra this summer.
Joe Bricker, percussion
Prélude to Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009, by Johann Sebastian Bach, arranged for marimba
Dream, by John Cage, arranged for vibraphone
Vibraphone Loops, by Joe Sheehan
Stop Speaking, by Andy Akiho
Opening from Glassworks, by Philip Glass, arranged for marimba
Memento, by Ivan Trevino