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NEXUS to perform in Potsdam

The Community Performance Series (CPS) will present the highly-acclaimed percussion group NEXUS as the 33rd Annual McElheran Visting Artist. The concert takes place Friday, April 21, at 7:30 p.m. in SUNY Potsdam's Helen M. Hosmer Concert Hall at the Crane School of Music. Formed in 1971, Nexus is a Toronto-based percussion ensemble that has performed with some of the top orchestras in the world and is considered one of the premier percussion ensembles today.

 

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