Subway Series: Third Thursdays with NOVUS NY

October 20, 2016

Subway Series is the fall season of Trinity’s free Concerts at One program, featuring talented NYC subway musicians.Every Third Thursday during the music season, NOVUS NY, Trinity’s contemporary music orchestra, performs at Concerts at One.

Today: Third Thursdays with NOVUS NY
Julian Wachner, conductor

Steve Reich – City Life
This minimalist composition for chamber orchestra features two pianos and digital samples of a wide variety of city sounds, mainly recorded by Reich himself in and around New York City.

Aaron Copland – Quiet City
Aaron Copland’s Quiet City was originally written for a play by Irwin Shaw’s music that never made it out of previews. Copland later combined the music into a single composition. 

Music, Music