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Steve Reich

Steve Reich has been played on NTS over 240 times, featured on 222 episodes and was first played on 4 February 2013.

Stephen Michael Reich (born October 3, 1936 in New York City) is an American composer. He is a pioneer of minimalism, although his music has increasingly deviated from a purely minimalist style. Reich's innovations include using tape loops to create phasing patterns (examples are his early compositions, "It's Gonna Rain" and "Come Out"), and the use of processes to create and explore musical concepts (for instance, "Pendulum Music" and ""Four Organs"). These compositions, marked by their use of repetitive figures and phasing…

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Electric Counterpoint
Steve Reich, Kronos Quartet, Pat Metheny
Elektra Nonesuch1989
Electric Counterpoint
Steve Reich, Kronos Quartet, Pat MethenyElektra Nonesuch1989
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Come Out
Steve Reich
Odyssey1967
Come Out
Steve ReichOdyssey1967
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Music For 18 Musicians
Steve Reich, Grand Valley State University New Music Ensemble
Innova Recordings2007
Music For 18 Musicians
Steve Reich, Grand Valley State University New Music EnsembleInnova Recordings2007
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New York Counterpoint
Steve Reich, Bang On A Can
Nonesuch2000
New York Counterpoint
Steve Reich, Bang On A CanNonesuch2000
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It’s Gonna Rain
Steve Reich
Elektra Nonesuch1987
It’s Gonna Rain
Steve ReichElektra Nonesuch1987
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Different Trains
Steve Reich, Kronos Quartet, Pat Metheny
Elektra Nonesuch1989
Different Trains
Steve Reich, Kronos Quartet, Pat MethenyElektra Nonesuch1989
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Six Marimbas
Steve Reich
Nonesuch1986
Six Marimbas
Steve ReichNonesuch1986
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Clapping Music
Steve Reich, LSO Percussion Ensemble
LSO Live2016
Clapping Music
Steve Reich, LSO Percussion EnsembleLSO Live2016
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Four Organs
Steve Reich
Shandar1970
Four Organs
Steve ReichShandar1970
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Pulses
Steve Reich
Nonesuch1998
Pulses
Steve ReichNonesuch1998
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