Explore two important voices of contemporary music: Israeli-American Shulamit Ran and the legendary Steve Reich. Three works by Ran, including Lyre of Orpheus, will be followed by Reich's deeply moving Different Trains for String Quartet and Tape, written to commemorate victims of the Holocaust.
Steve Reich: Different Trains
Shulamit Ran: works TBA
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Following each Gallery Concert, ticketholders are invited to enjoy complimentary beverages and hors d'oeuvres with the artists at a reception.
About the Music
Steve Reich (b. 1936)
composed 1988. first performance: 2 November 1988, Queen Elizabeth Hall, London. Kronos Quartet.
string quartet, tape
I. America - Before the War
II. Europe - During the War
III. After the War