Classical music publishing corporation Boosey and Hawkes is holding a contest to “ring in” the November 16 all- Steve Reich live concert at the Metropolitan Museum of Artwork (NYC).
Steve Reich is a composer in the classical tradition that helped pioneer electroacoustic music, music as a gradual process and musical minimalism.
The very first prize winner will receive the Alarm Will Sound (performing in the video, above) recording of Tehillim / The Desert Music , plus a Drumming mug and Music for 18 Musicians t-shirt. The second prize winner will receive a Drumming mug and Music for 18 Musicians t-shirt.
You can find information about the giveaway at the Boosey and Hawkes website.
Musicians in Residence Alarm Will Audio perform music of contemporary American writer Steve Reich this Saturday, November 16, 7 pm: Clapping Songs; Piano Counterpoint; City Life: Four Genesis Settings; New York Counterpoint; Radio Rewrite (New York Premiere, excerpted in the video, above).
The performance will also be live live-streaming beginning at 7: 00pm simply by Q2 Music at q2music. org. Additional information about tickets for this weekend’s Steve Reich concert at this link.