John Adams at 70
The Britten Sinfonia in a John Adams 70th birthday concert at the Barbican. Adams: Chamber Symphony; Grand Pianola Music. Timo Andres: Steady Hand. Glass: Music in Similar Motion.
Andrew McGregor introduces a concert given by the Britten Sinfonia from the Barbican, as part of the John Adams at 70 celebrations.
John Adams: Chamber Symphony
Timo Andres: Steady Hand for two pianos and orchestra (world premiere)
Philip Glass: Music in Similar Motion*
John Adams: Grand Pianola Music
Timo Andres and David Kaplan pianos
*Britten Sinfonia Academy
Benjamin Shwartz conductor.