Hickory – Ridgeview Branch Library is pleased to host a free community concert with award-winning percussionist Britton-René Collins on Wednesday, February 8 at 6 p.m. She’ll take music lovers through a sound Soundscapes With Britton-Renéexploration of contemporary and multidimensional percussion works. This program embraces contrast, variety, and the magical sound possibilities of percussion. This program is 60 minutes in length and is presented in partnership with Western Piedmont Symphony. All ages are welcome.

Percussionist Britton-René Collins has dedicated her artistry to shaping an equitable community for all musicians to thrive equally. Born in the United States, Britton-René began playing piano at age five. She discovered percussion at eight years old when she became intrigued by the drum set. She quickly fell in love with playing rock, jazz, and pop music on the drum set, which ignited her enthusiasm to explore various percussion instruments and styles of music.

No registration is required for this event. For more information please call 828-345-6037 or visit us online at https://www.hickorync.gov/calendar/events/category/library/. Ridgeview Branch Library is located at 706 1st Street SW. All library programs are free and open to the public.