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Grand Valley State University New Music Ensemble: In C Remixed

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Grand Valley State University New Music Ensemble
In C Remixed
Innova Recordings
2009



It's not only one of minimalism's early classics, but Terry Riley's seminal “In C," composed in 1964, could also be described as an early foundation for the modern concept of remix. 53 musical fragments--as brief ...

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Grand Valley State University New Music Ensemble: Steve Reich: Music for 18 Musicians

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When Steve Reich released Music for 18 Musicians (ECM, 1978), it was a consolidation and major leap forward in the pulse-based music that the minimalist progenitor had been exploring on earlier compositions including “Four Organs" (1969), a piece that relied on nothing more than a six-note chord, yet was a near flat-out sonic assault. 18 Musicians ...