Kosmos Minimal Music

Characterised by repetitive melodies and rhythms, minimal music is the focus of this workshop

© Claudia Höhne

With minimal music, a new musical style developed in the USA from the 1960s onwards, with catchy, repetitive melodies or rhythms, so-called »patterns«. Composers like Steve Reich or Philip Glass made this style world-famous. In this workshop, participants learn about the musical style, can try out different instruments and play their own minimal music piece together at the end.

Duration: 3 hours
Location: Elbphilharmonie Kaistudio

Supported by Stiftung Elbphilharmonie with funding from the Körber Foundation’s »ZukunftsMusik«