Focus piece - Short ride in a fast machine

Date: 8th Sep 2017 @ 9:20am

John Adams is a contemporary American composer and conductor. This piece, Short ride in a fast machine was saw its debut in 1986. The piece is in the minimalist style, which means few ideas that are repeated over and over (ostinato or loop). This gives the feeling of motion and movement.  Take a look at the live orchestral performance (click link below)

Can you clap in time with the wood block and keep a steady beat. 

What is you favourite instrument in this piece?

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