^ Back to Top
^ Back to Discography
Classical Music Home

Welcome to Naxos Records

 
Keyword Search
 

STEVE REICH  

(b 1936 )

The experimental American composer Steve Reich studied the work of the philosopher Wittgenstein at Cornell University, subsequently studying composition with Milhaud and with Berio. He showed an early interest in electro-acoustic music, then in the music of Africa. He has experimented particularly with the multiple use of the same instrument and forms of exact but not simultaneous repetition.

Instrumental Music

Steve Reich’s instrumental music includes Variations for wind, strings and keyboard, Music for 18 Musicians, and a number of works that make use of unusual combinations of instruments—often a variety of percussion instruments—with recorded tape.

View by Role: Classical Artist | Classical Composer
Role: Classical Artist 
Album Title  Catalogue No  Work Category 
Role: Classical Composer 
Album Title
Catalogue No  Work Category 




 
 
  View Albums
 
 


For picture licensing, please contact customer service.



Naxos Records, a member of the Naxos Music Group