Win FREE TIX to See Signal @ EMPAC at RPI on Saturday

March 8th, 2011, 2:49 pm by Sara

In what’s certain to be one of the highlights of EMPAC’s always adventurous 2011 season, the innovative new music group Signal will perform two of Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Steve Reich’s most memorable minimalist masterpieces – “Music for 18 Musicians” and “Double Sextet” – in concert at EMPAC’s magnificent concert hall at 8pm on Saturday.

Under the direction of Brad Lubman, Signal has become one of the most important new music ensembles working today. The New York Times hails Signal as “one of the most vital groups of its kind.”

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Tix for Signal’s performance at EMPAC are currently on sale for $15.

But we can help save you a few bucks. We are pleased to give away a pair of FREE TIX to the concert to a lucky Nippertown reader. To enter the contest, just post a comment below. Please leave your email address, too. We won’t publish it, but we’ll use it to contact you if you win. The winner will be selected at random and notified on Friday. Good luck! Random Number Generator has spoken: congratulations, Amanda!

14 thoughts on “Win FREE TIX to See Signal @ EMPAC at RPI on Saturday”

  1. Fritz Roth says:

    I’d love to see this show, but I’d have to get a date. My wife hates Reich.

  2. Matthew says:

    See, this show is _almost_ as good as Def Leppard / Heart.

    I’d love to go to it as well.

  3. -S says:

    Definitely interested too :)

  4. AManda says:

    I would love to able to attend this concert and my beau would be super psyched!!!!

  5. Mike says:

    The concert hall at EMPAC is one of the most beautiful spaces in 518.

  6. Cole B says:

    My friends and I love Reich. I’ve gone to sleep to Music for 18 Musicians so many times. I’d love to go!!

  7. Stephen Rancour says:

    I would love to win a pair of tickets so my girlfriend and I could attend this epic show!

  8. Nick says:

    This and a stop at Ali Baba’s before—çok iyi! Music for 18 Musicians is one of my favorites.

  9. Jake says:

    pick me, please!

  10. Jason Weiss says:

    I love Steve Reich and he is my favorite out of the minimalist movement. To be able to see, what I consider to be, his magnus opus at the greatest concert hall would be amazing! I am a fan of all of his work and would be delighted to see Double Sextet as well!

  11. Jackie says:

    Choo choo choose me!

  12. C.Simmons says:

    I like to try new things and they sounded pretty good!

  13. Ken Kozak says:

    I would love to win tickets to the Steve Reich concert!

  14. Mike says:

    I come to Albany just over the Border from Pittsfield, MA.all the time. Would love to come for this show. Free Tix would ave a little gas.

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