Reich, Steve


My Life with Technology

Contemporary Music Review: Live Electronics, Vol. 13, No. 2. London: Harwood Academic Publishers: 13-21.

Language(s): English


Recording Analysis Computer Music Live Electronics Mixed Work Tape Music


The composer explores his relation with technology: radio, recording, tape music, mixed music, and computer music. He presents a number of his works:
- tape music: It’s Gonna Rain, Come Out, first version of Piano Phase
- music for electric instruments: Four Organs, Phase Patterns
- mixed music: Tehillim, Vermont Counterpoint, Counterpoint, Electric Counterpoint, Different Trains.