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The Colin Currie Percussion Festival

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Metal, Wood, Skin

Described by the composer, Steve Reich, as 'one of the greatest musicians in the world today', Colin Currie, will be performing at the Southbank Centre for a Percussion Festival titled Metal, Wood, Skin. With concerts scheduled between the 17th September - 11th December, Currie will play a range of newly commissioned cutting edge music that has been written specifically for him. Among these will include the premier of Steve Reich's Quartet for 2 Vibraphones & 2 Pianos, and the UK premiere of Andriessen's Percussion Concerto, Tapdance, and new works by James MacMillan and Anna Clyne.

Youth Orchestra of Bahia
17th September, 7.30pm, £10-£20

Asko/Schonberg
5th October, 3pm, £10-£22


Colin Currie Group & Steve Reich

12th October, 3pm & 7.30pm, £10-£35

Colin Currie & Aurora Orchestra
11th November, 7.30pm, £10-£22

Coin Currie & Tamara Stefanovich
7th December, 3pm, £10-£22

Philharmonic Orchestra
11th December, 7.30pm, £9-£48
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Why? Fun for music lovers
When: 17th Sept - 11th Dec
Phone: 44 (0)20 7960 4200
Where: South Bank
Cost: £9-£48
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