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Currie has forged a pioneering path in creating new music for percussion, premiering works by Reich, Carter, Andriessen, HK Gruber, MacMillan, Clyne, Rautavaara, Ross Edwards, Higdon, Aho, Wallin, Schwertsik, Holt, Goehr, Norman, Maric, Julia Wolfe and Nico Muhly.
He is Artist in Association at London’s Southbank Centre, where in 2014 he was the focus of a major festival, ‘Metal, Wood, Skin’, featuring a number of premieres and performances. Currie is also Artist in Residence with Oregon Symphony Orchestra 2015/16–2017/18.
Currie also performs widely with his critically acclaimed Colin Currie Group, specializing in the music of Steve Reich. He has made many recordings, including a Gramophone Award-winning album of Rautavaara’s Incantations with the Helsinki Philharmonic under John Storgårds.