Tuesday 23 May, 8pm
St David’s Hall, Cardiff
|Paul Kerekes||wither and bloom||14'|
|Ben Wallace||New work
|David Lang||face so pale||10'|
|John Metcalf||Never Odd or Even||5'|
|Steve Reich||Six Pianos||20'|
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Six grand pianos and six virtuoso pianists from New York bestride St David’s Hall’s stage. Described as “awesome” (Sequenza 21) and “inventive” (New York Magazine), Grand Band champion new music from today’s composers, ranging through classical and pop-crossover to post minimal. There are classics by Reich, Lang and Glass, a world premiere from Ben Wallace and music from Wales by John Metcalf.
7pm Meet the Artists: Pre concert talk with Grand Band