On-Demand Audio: Steve Reich's Complete String Quartets
Live from (Le) Poisson Rouge: Steve Reich and the American Contemporary Music Ensemble
Monday, August 20, 2012
On Tuesday, September 11, Q2 Music and NPR Classical partnered to present a live webcast of the American Contemporary Music Ensemble (ACME) performing the complete string quartets of Steve Reich. This sold-out performance from (Le) Poisson Rouge included the world premiere of an all-live version of WTC 9/11 for three string quartets and tape, and a pre-concert chat between Steve Reich and WNYC's John Schaefer.
Triple Quartet (all-live version for three string quartets)
WTC 9/11 (world premiere, all-live version for three string quartets and tape)
On-Demand Video from (Le) Poisson Rouge (Courtesy of NPR Classical)