2016 Commissioned by Ben Reimer with the generous assistance of the Canada Council for the Arts. The work was premiered on January 23, 2017, by Vicky Chow (piano) and Ben Reimer (drum kit), at the Fox Cabaret, in Vancouver (BC, Canada), as part of the Music On Main concert series curated by David Pay.
Piano and drum kit
Scored for drum set and piano, “Kickin’ It” is a work that provides two performers the opportunity to showcase their virtuoso skills. They are featured on equal levels of importance as they maintain their constant dialogue with one another while covering a wide expressive range.