"Currie was electrifying with his multifarious mallets"

MacMillan Percussion Concerto No.2 / New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, cond. Sir James MacMillan

"MacMillan's 2nd Percussion Concerto transformed the stage into a sonic playground for the lithe Colin Currie. …Currie was electrifying with his multifarious mallets. Highlights included some dovetailed ensemble playing between Currie and orchestral percussion, and a magical interlude setting West Indian steel drums against passionate viola solos."
New Zealand Herald, July 2017

"...the orchestral forces interjected Colin Currie's virtuoso performance; the lush string tune mutated into a chamber-like passage between Currie and limited orchestral forces. The closing section built to a vibrant and dramatic climax..."
Stuff.co.nz, July 2017