Metropolis New Music Festval: 27 Apr - 5 May 2012

The Metropolis New Music Festival 2012 (featuring Steve Reich as composer in residence) features a number of events that may be of interest to readers of this blog, including:

Saturday 28 April at 5pm
South Lawn, Melbourne University, Parkville
eighth blackbird
Members of the MSO
Speak Percussion and Members of the Speak Percussion Emerging Artist Program
John Luther Adams Inuksuit for 9-99 percussionists
(free admission)

Mon 30 April at 6pm
Melbourne Recital Centre Salon
Judith Hamann cello
James Rushford piano
Feldman Patterns In A Chromatic Field

Monday 30 April at 8pm
Elisabeth Murdoch Hall
Steve Reich
eighth blackbird
Members of the MSO
Eugene Ughetti
Speak Percussion
Reich Clapping Music
Reich Vermont Counterpoint
Reich Different Trains
Reich Drumming – Part One

Fri 4 May at 6pm
Melbourne Recital Centre Salon
Ensemble Offspring
Music by Glass, Reich, John Luther Adams, Thierry de May and others exploring unconventional ways to make music with iPods, multitracked recordings, table-tops and blindfolded percussionists.

Sat 5 May at 5pm
Melbourne Recital Centre Foyer
Cage Musicircus
(free admission)

Saturday 5 May at 8pm
Elisabeth Murdoch Hall
eighth blackbird
Sullivan Vidova Gora - Svitanje
Adams Dark Waves
Reich Music for 18 Musicians


Gab said…
Hi there! Inuksuit is now starting at 4.30 pm.
Clinton said…
Thx for the update, would've been very disappointed to miss the start!