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Kiosk Radio Playlist #8

Drums and beats

Going out with a bang!

Inspired by Shostakovich's penchant for percussion in The Nose, we put together a playlist full of bangers. From bongo drums and marimbas to bells, woodblocks and xylophones: immerse yourself in two hours of beats in all shapes and colours.

Gérard Grisey - Le Noir de l'Etoile
Iannis Xenakis - Rebonds A & B
Lou Harrison - Canticle No. 1
Steve Reich - Music for Pieces of Wood
Edgard Varèse - Ionisation
John Cage, Lou Harrison - Double Music
Carlos Chávez - Toccata for Percussion
Darius Milhaud - Concerto pour Batterie et Petit Orchestre
Steve Reich - Drumming
Dmitri Shostakovich - The Nose (Interlude)
Philip Glass - Concerto Fantasy for 2 Timpanists and Orchestra, I., II. & IIIa