Rotterdams Philharmonisch Orkest

John Adams conducts Adams, Glass and Reich

The big three of American (post-)minimalism
Fri 15 Oct 2021 - Sat 16 Oct 2021
15 Oct 2021
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16 Oct 2021

Program

conductor John Adams
piano Katia en Marielle Labèque

Reich Three Movements
Glass Concert for Two Pianos
Adams Naive and Sentimental Music (revised)

Everything that makes music a party seemed to have been exchanged for sterile academicism after the Second World War. Until in the 1970s a young generation of American composers (with Reich, Glass and Adams as the Big Three) stormed onto the stage as a music liberation front. Half a century later it is still a joy to listen to them, as John Adams himself comes to us as a conductor. 

Interview met John Adams

Programme Notes


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Prices

top rank €68 | 1st rank €58 | 2nd rank €45 | 3rd rank €27 | up and until 26 years old and CJP €10

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