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  • C.V.

    C.V.

    Richard Sacks – Percussionist /Composer/Multimedia Artist Tel. 416-807-1980          email: rixax(at)rixax.com Education: Bachelor of Fine Arts1974 / Master of Music 1976, State University of New York at Stony Brook   Performing as a child actor in NY summer stock theatre, Rick […]

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  • 390 Word Theatre Bio

    390 Word Theatre Bio

    Performing as a child actor in summer stock theatre, Rick Sacks then went to high school where he received the best thespian award. He eventually moved into the role of musician in summer stock and in 1976 received his Masters […]

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  • Society of the Spectacle

    Society of the Spectacle

    This is an excerpt of “Society pf the Spectacle”. It is inspired by Guy Debord’s book with the same title.
    It’s part of a collection called the Phoenix Variations.

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  • The Three Fates

    The Three Fates

    Singers: Brooke Dufton, Ilana Zarankin, Stacie Dunlop. Marimba: Andy Morris Commissioned by Andy Morris and Zebra Schvunk (2007) No, No, No, No, No, No, No You can’t wait any more All right, all right, I didn’t think that. There is time. […]

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  • Tightrope

    Tightrope

    Tightrope for Percussionist

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  • Scenes from Toy Weather

    Scenes from Toy Weather

    “In the year of Our Lord 1055, on Sunday the feast day of St. George, the people of Rosdalla, near Kilbeggan in the present county of Westmeath, saw standing high up in the air, a great steeple of fire, in […]

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  • 150 Word Bio

    150 Word Bio

    Rick Sacks began freelancing in Manhattan performing with ensembles including The New Orchestra, Newband, The New Jersey Percussion Ensemble and The Composer’s Ensemble. After teaching at Bennington College for two years, Rick began traveling to Toronto to perform with the […]

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