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What You Need to Know: Steve Reich

Part of Classical Season

Explore two masterworks from Steve Reich, which were inspired by human rituals. We look at Drumming in the context of the communal music-making of West Africa, and Tehillim in the Hebrew cantillations of the Jewish faith.

Speakers/performers include Sara Mohr-Pietsch, broadcaster and presenter of BBC Radio 3's The Choir, Music Matters, Hear & Now and Open Ear;
Micaela Haslam, founder and musical director of Synergy Vocals; Owen Gunnell, a leading percussionist and educator; and Keith Potter, music journalist and musicologist.

Hear Drumming and Tehillim live
On Friday 5 May, take a seat as Colin Currie Group and Synergy Vocals perform these pieces.
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where

Royal Festival Hall
St Paul's Roof Pavilion, Level 6, Blue side, Royal Festival Hall

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before & after

Delectable Japanese sushi, ramen and more to be grabbed from the conveyor belt
At Chinese restaurant Ping Pong, a buzzing cocktail bar meets the delights of dim sum