The third in our new series for fans of minimalist music, held at Wylam Brewery, Exhibition Park, Newcastle upon Tyne.
Karin Hendrickson conductor
Royal Northern Sinfonia
Steve Reich It’s Gonna Rain
Philip Glass Piece in the Shape of a Square
Steve Reich Clapping Music
Philip Glass Façades (from Glassworks)
John Adams Chamber Symphony
Steve Reich created a modern classic with a pair of clapping hands; John Adams conceived his Chamber Symphony while watching a Roadrunner cartoon. But they both crackle with energy and colour; in a concert packed with masterpieces created right here, right now.
Why not check out the Clapping Music App and test your skills? Download the app, have a go, and let us know how you get on!