Steve Reich

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A highly influential avant-garde composer and one of the key founders of the minimalist school of music.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Drumming, for 2 female voices, piccolo, 4 pairs of bongos, 3 marimbas & 3 glockenspiels 1971 Vocal Music Avant-Garde Music
New York Counterpoint, for clarinet, bass clarinet & tape 1985 Chamber Music Avant-Garde Music
Music for 18 Musicians, for 4 female voices & 16 instruments 1976 Vocal Music Avant-Garde Music
Tehillim, for 3 sopranos, alto, winds, strings, percussion & keyboards 1981 Vocal Music
Vermont Counterpoint, for piccolo, flutes & tape 1982 Chamber Music Avant-Garde Music
Come Out, for tape 1966 Electronic/Computer Music
The Desert Music, for small chorus & large orchestra 1984 Choral
Piano Phase, for 2 pianos (or 2 marimbas) 1967 Keyboard Avant-Garde Music
Different Trains, for double string quartet & tape 1988 Chamber Music
The Cave, multimedia theater work for piano, sampling keyboards & voice of Neville Chamberlain 1993 Show/Musical
Electric Counterpoint, for electric guitar, bass guitar & tape 1987 Chamber Music
Music for Mallet Instruments, Voices and Organ, for 3 female voices, 3 marimbas, 3 glockenspiels, vibes & organ 1973 Vocal Music Avant-Garde Music
Eight Lines (revision of "Octet"), for chamber orchestra 1979 Chamber Music Orchestral
Nagoya Marimbas, for 2 marimbas 1994 Chamber Music Avant-Garde Music
Pendulum Music, for 3 or more microphones, amps & loudspeakers 1968 Electronic/Computer Music
Four Organs, for 4 electric organs & maracas 1970 Chamber Music Keyboard
Music for Pieces of Wood, for 5 pairs of tuned claves 1973 Chamber Music
Sextet, for percussion, piano & synthesizers 1985 Chamber Music Avant-Garde Music
Six Pianos 1973 Keyboard
Triple Quartet, for 3 string quartets 1999 Chamber Music
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