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9 thoughts on “ Steve Reich - Proverb - City Life (CD, Album)

  1. This recording brings together three disparate styles on one record showcasing Reich 's compositional work. Opening with "Proverb," a piece for voices and a mixed ensemble, the disc begins on a somber note. The complete text of the piece is the following line from Ludwig Wittgenstein: "How small a thought it takes to fill a whole life!"6/
  2. Included in the 5 CD box are a large number of Steve Reich's best know works including, Music for 18 Musicians, Drumming, You Are (Variations), Different Trains,Tehillim, The Desert Music, Cello Counterpoint, Eight Lines, Proverb, Come Out, Music for Mallet Instruments, Voices and Organ, Electric Counterpoint, New York Counterpoint and Triple Quartet.
  3. Sep 13,  · The album consists of two works composed by Steve Reich, Double Sextet and 2??5. Double Sextet, which won the Pulitzer Prize for Music, is written for two identical sextets of flute, clarinet, vibraphone, piano, violin and cello. It has been recently quoted as being "among the finest pieces of our time" by The Philadelphia Inquirer/5(4).
  4. City Life is a minimalist composition by Steve Reich written in It is scored for 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 vibraphones, unpitched percussion, 2 samplers, 2 pianos, string quartet, and double bass. All instruments except the unpitched percussion are to be amplified. Its duration is 24 minutes.
  5. Steve Reich: Proverb; Nagoya Marimbas; City Life: Nonesuch AllMusic Find Steve Reich Ensemble discography, albums and singles on AllMusic. full condensed blue highlight denotes album pick Filter Discography By Albums Compilations All. Year Album Label AllMusic Rating.
  6. Manfred Waffender - Steve Reichs City Life (DVD) first movement does Specification - The Futurians - Faktory! open with pulses as in many of Reich's other piecesbut with a chorale. It premiered in Pile Driver / Alarm - Steve Reich and recorded on the Nonesuch label Manfred Waffender - Steve Reichs City Life (DVD) included on Steve Reich: Works.
  7. Dec 06,  · Artist: Steve Reich Album: City Life / Proverb Released: Maggie Nelson’s Bluets is in part inspired by the writing of Ludwig Wittgenstein, both his .
  8. Steve Reich: Proverb; Nagoya Marimbas; City Life music CD album at CD Universe, enjoy top rated service and worldwide shipping.
  9. Feb 27,  · Recorded June in New York City. Cover photograph: Steve Reich in *In this copy, the "" photo is on the back with the tracklisting. The cover picture is simply one of Reich - no title or label anywhere. Steve Reich: Proverb - City Life ‎ (CD, Album) Nonesuch: US: /5(4).

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