Jerod Impichchaachaaha’ Tate, composer

Join Signature Symphony guest host Jerod Impichchaachaaha’ Tate, classical composer and citizen of the Chickasaw Nation in Oklahoma, as he discusses his life and works, including compositions Talowa’ Hiloha (Thunder Song) and Oshta (Four), which will be performed at the final Chamber Music Concert of the season, Friday, May 21st.

Additionally, Mr. Tate will introduce his new album, Lowak Shoppala’ (Fire and Light) on Azica Records, scheduled for release June 4th.

Visit to learn more about Mr. Tate and his dedication to expressing his native culture through music as an American Indian classical composer and pianist.