Clapping Music (1972), Steve Reich

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Buffalo News
Buffalo, NY
Sep 10 1999
By: 
Herman Trotter

TWO WORLD premieres were featured in Thursday evening's concert by the Amherst Saxophone Quartet, The program, "American Variations," was in Slee Hall, VB North Campus; and will be repeated at 7:30 p.m. next Friday in Westminster Presbyterian Church.

There was enough music built on repetitive, orderly devices such as canon, phase shifting and retrograde that the program assumed an almost neo-baroque dominant tone. Read more »

Clapping Music (1972), Steve Reich

Genre: 
Twentieth Century Music Transcriptions
Composer: 
Reich
Composer First Names: 
Steve
Composition Date: 
1972
Composed for the ASQ: 
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