Past event: Colin Currie: A Tribute to Steve Martland

Colin Currie joins Aurora Orchestra at the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall for a concert dedicated to the memory of composer Steve Martland. Martland was described in a Guardian obituary as ‘one of the most vibrant, unconventional and dynamic forces in British music’. This performance presents four dazzling pieces by Martland alongside his US contemporaries, Steve Reich, Philip Glass, and Michael Gordon.

Philip Glass 4 Movements 
Michael Gordon Industry 
Steve Reich Violin Phase 
Steve Martland Drill 
Steve Martland Starry Night  
Purcell Fantasia ‘Upon One Note’
Steve Martland Horses of Instruction

Colin Currie percussion
Principal Players of Aurora