Steve Reich Archive
Colin Currie & Steve Reich – Live at Foundation Louis Vutton – Colin Currie Records
A 40 year survey if Steve Reich’s music… for avid fans!
Reich: Drumming – Colin Currie Group with Synergy Vocals – Colin Currie Records
Steve Reich’s monumental composition in good sound and a solid performance. Reich: Drumming – Colin Currie Group with Synergy Vocals – Colin Currie Records CD CCR001 TT: 56:00 (3/8/18) *** 1/2 This was Steve Reich’s breakthrough masterpiece, inspired by his studies of African drumming in the 1970s. There have been many recordings of this work, […]
Steve REICH, “Duet” = Duet for Two Solo Violins, compositions – MDR Leipzig Symph. Orch./MDR Leipzig Radio Choir/Kristjan Järvi – Sony Classical
Steve REICH, “Duet” = Duet for Two Solo Violins, compositions [Tracklist follows] – MDR Leipzig Symphony Orchestra/MDR Leipzig Radio Choir/Kristjan Järvi – Sony Classical 88985366362 (2 CDs), 92:58, (11/11/16) [Distr. by Naxos] ****: Some of Reich’s best works given excellent performances, As one of the founding composers and one of the best known of America’s […]
PETER GREGSON: Touch – Violins: various perf. – Sono Luminus CD + Blu-ray
Well-played music for synthesizer and strong ensemble beautifully recorded.
TERRY RILEY : Sunrise of the Planetary Dream Collector; One Earth, One People, One Love; Cry of a Lady; G Song; Lacrymosa; Remembering Kevin; Cadenza on the Night Plain – Kronos Quartet – Nonesuch
Must-have collection of music by the man who created minimalism.
STEVE REICH: Music for 18 Musicians – Ensemble Signal/ Brad Lubman – Harmonia mundi
Yet another recorded entry on one of the seminal works of the minimalist movement.
Breathbox – Antti Paalanen, 3-row button accordion – Sibarecords
For a fresh change of pace when cobwebs need to be cleared out.
STEVE REICH: WTC 9/11; Mallet Quartet; Dance Patterns – Kronos Quartet/So Percussion, 2 vibes/2 xylophones – Nonesuch CD + DVD
I find WTC 9/11 the most effective musical composition yet on the subject of 9/11.
PHILIP GLASS: Brooklyn Rider Plays Philip Glass – Brooklyn Rider – Orange Mountain Music (2 CDs)
Give this disc a listen. It contains all his string quartet work to date (except the early unnumbered pieces).
“Kuniko Plays Reich” = STEVE REICH: Electric Counterpoint; Six Marimbas Counterpoint; Vermont Counterpoint – Kuniko, percussion – Linn
A mixed experience, but Kuniko is quite a percussionist.