Steve Reich to play Proms in London

Steve Reich to play Proms in London

British classical music festival hosts fabulous and hip composer Steve Reich for Clapping, Electric Counterpoint and Music For 18 Musicians.

Described as “The most original music thinker of our time” by the New Yorker, Steve Reich, an really excellent and much loved composer who has had untold influence on compositional and electronic music and is surprisingly giggly in real life, will be playing the Proms. The classical music festival held at London’s Royal Albert Hall will feature a performance on the 10th August, 2011, of his masterwork (in Alex Ross’s words ) Music for 18 Musicians. Listen to the great man talk about his music below, and buy tickets here.

Steve Reich will play Royal Albert Hall on the 10th August 2011

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