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Colin awarded RPS Award

Colin has been awarded the RPS Instrumentalist Award for achievement in the UK during 2014.  He was presented with the award at a ceremony in London on 5 May where he also performed a short marimba solo. One of the highlights of 2014 was the Colin Currie Group’s world premiere performance of Reich Quartet at… Read more »

Colin Currie Group April/May UK concerts

After a successful tour of the Netherlands earlier in April, the Colin Currie Group returns to the UK for three concerts of music by Steve Reich. The group’s first stop will be at Saffron Hall performing Music for 18 Musicians on Sunday 26th of April, followed by Saint David’s Hall in Cardiff on the 1st of May, this time… Read more »

Colin Currie Group tour the Netherlands

Colin and the Group embark on a five-date tour of the Netherlands in April 2015. The tour opens at De Doelen (pictured), Rotterdam, where Colin is artist in residence. As part of that venue’s ‘Red Sofa Series’, they perform four Reich works for small ensemble: Music for Pieces of Wood, Sextet, Mallet Quartet and the Dutch premiere of Quartet. The… Read more »

Colin Currie Group gives Belgian premiere of Quartet

Colin and the ensemble travelled to Belgium this week for a concert at the Handelsbeurs Concertzaal in Gent (21 January). As well as performing Clapping Music, Nagoya Marimbas and John Adams’s Hallelujah Junction, the Group gave the Belgian premiere of Reich’s Quartet (in performance, pictured), which was composed for them. More information and images Press… Read more »