Reich: Juilliard Centennial Commission

One of Juilliard's centennial commissions was Eliot Feld's "Sir Isaac's Apples," set to music by alumnus Steve Reich.

 (Photo by Rosalie O'Connor)

As part of Juilliard's yearlong celebration of its centennial, in 2005–06, a number of original works were commissioned. One was Sir Isaac's Apples, which was choreographed by Eliot Feld and set to Drumming by Steve Reich ('62, composition). The world premiere was performed by the Juilliard Dance and Percussion ensembles from September 28 through October 2, 2005.

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