Pereira: Mallet Quartet
Xenakis: Rebonds B
Volans: Four Marimbas (Irish première)
Reich: Drumming Part 1
The renowned Scottish percussionist, Colin Currie, is making a welcome return to the Festival – on this occasion in the newly formed Colin Currie Quartet – having already enjoyed sensational earlier appearances. These theatrical and highly-skilled musicians present a kaleidoscope of captivating scores by cutting-edge composers, including the Irish première of a new work by Kevin Volans. Athletically dazzling in performance, this special Festival presentation of exhilarating music by this charismatic Scot and his musicians is bound to attract a new generation of music lovers to Ireland’s longest-running chamber music festival.
Colin Currie, Sam Walton, Adrian Spillett and Owen Gunnell
Presented in partnership with the OPW