Richard Holmes

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    January 13, 2012

    St. Louis Symphony Pays Tribute to Timpanist Richard Holmes

    Richard Holmes was the St. Louis Symphony's Principal Timpanist for 41 years. He died last June after several years of dealing with cancer. "When you think about classical music, it is a reflection of all aspects of living, of a culture," says SLSO Percussionist John Kasica, who worked with Holmes w ... More >>

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    March 28, 2001

    Bang the Drum Repeatedly

    Composer Philip Glass and timpanist Jonathan Haas move the kettledrums to the front of the Powell Hall stage