Clapping Music / Pendulum Music by Steve Reich Performed by the a.P.A.t.T. Orchestra

Steve Reich en suite

Following a.P.A.t.T.’s  acclaimed performance of Terry Riley’s In C the a.P.A.t.T. Orchestra returned with another time and  place-specific performance of music old and new. Featuring a 25-strong  ensemble of undetermined instruments, the orchestra utilisied the architecture of Liverpool’s historic Walker Art Gallery to present a  programme of immersive music. Immerse yourself in it right here!

Steve Reich’s

Two Seminal pieces of process music from one of the key figures in  20th Century music, presenting…..

Pendulum Music

Clapping  Music

Also performed was

John Cage’s Variations I

With  a score derived from marked acetates, this is the ultimate in indeterminate music!! It was proved so, nobody could have guessed the outcome of this!
And introducing the highlight of the day

Richard Harding’s Meeting Points


a.P.A.t.T. Presents Meeting Points by Richard Harding Live at Walker Gallery, Liverpool from aPAtT on Vimeo.

Composed  by a member of the orchestra, this piece will see the ensemble moving  freely throughout the gallery as they play

Presented as part of the Musicians’ Gallery with National  Museums Liverpool