Watch Africa Express as they prepare to perform Terry Riley’s ‘In C’, live at Tate Modern
Marking the fiftieth anniversary of Terry Riley’s pioneering masterpiece ‘In C’, Tate Modern, Africa Express and The Space launched an interactive online film, Tate Modern and Africa Express present In C Mali.
The film follows the musicians brought together by Africa Express and led by classical composer Andre de Ridder as they perform Riley’s legendary minimalist composition live at Tate Modern. Create your own journey through the film by watching the performance, exploring artworks in the Tate, and going on the road with Africa Express to Bamako, Mali.
About this artist
Tate Media makes innovative digital content and experiences that bring people closer to art, wherever they are. Its projects range from interactive experiences to the weekly TateShots film series introducing contemporary art and artists.
Africa Express is a diverse collective that brings together musicians from different cultures, genres and generations to offer a new perspective on Africa and its music. It has worked with artists including Paul McCartney, Brian Eno, Damon Albarn, De La Soul, Fatboy Slim, Fatoumata Diawara and Femi Kuti.