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Albums by Steve Reich Ensemble

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Tehilim: Pt. I & II Tehilim: Pt. I & II 17:31    
Album only
Track length:17:31
Artist: Steve Reich Ensemble
Performer: Pamela Wood (voice)
Cheryl Bensman (voice)
Rebecca Armstrong (voice)
Jay Clayton (voice)
Bob Becker (percussion)
Russ Hartenberger (percussion)
Garry Kvistad (percussion)
Steve Reich (percussion)
Gary Schall (percussion)
Glen Velez (percussion)
Virgil Blackwell (clarinet, flute)
Mort Silver (clarinet, piccolo)
Vivian Burdick (oboe)
Ellen Bardekoff (English horn)
Edmund Niemann (electric organ)
Nurit Tilles (electric organ)
Shem Guibbory (violin)
Robert Chausow (violin)
Ruth Siegler (viola)
Chris Finckel (cello)
Lewis Paer (bass)
George Manahan (conductor)
Minimal Music
Boosey & Hawkes
Steve Reich
Genre: Minimal Music
Publisher: Boosey & Hawkes
Composer: Steve Reich
ISRC: DEB338121501
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Tehilim: Pt. III & IV Tehilim: Pt. III & IV 12:28    
Album only
Track length:12:28
Artist: Steve Reich Ensemble
Author:
Performer: Pamela Wood (voice)
Cheryl Bensman (voice)
Rebecca Armstrong (voice)
Jay Clayton (voice)
Bob Becker (percussion)
Russ Hartenberger (percussion)
Garry Kvistad (percussion)
Steve Reich (percussion)
Gary Schall (percussion)
Glen Velez (percussion)
Virgil Blackwell (clarinet, flute)
Mort Silver (clarinet, piccolo)
Vivian Burdick (oboe)
Ellen Bardekoff (English horn)
Edmund Niemann (electric organ)
Nurit Tilles (electric organ)
Shem Guibbory (violin)
Robert Chausow (violin)
Ruth Siegler (viola)
Chris Finckel (cello)
Lewis Paer (bass)
George Manahan (conductor)
Genre: Minimal Music
Publisher: Boosey & Hawkes
Composer: Steve Reich
ISRC: DEB338121502

Pamela Wood voice
Cheryl Bensman voice
Rebecca Armstrong voice
Jay Clayton voice
Bob Becker percussion
Russ Hartenberger percussion
Garry Kvistad percussion
Steve Reich percussion
Gary Schall percussion
Glen Velez percussion
Virgil Blackwell clarinet, flute
Mort Silver clarinet, piccolo
Vivian Burdick oboe
Ellen Bardekoff English horn
Edmund Niemann electric organ
Nurit Tilles electric organ
Shem Guibbory violin
Robert Chausow violin
Ruth Siegler viola
Chris Finckel cello
Lewis Paer bass
George Manahan conductor

Tehillim Part I-IV

Recorded September and October 1981
ECM New Series 1215

About Steve Reich Ensemble:

Stephen Michael Reich (/ˈraɪʃ/;[1] born October 3, 1936) is an American composer who, along with La Monte Young, Terry Riley, and Philip Glass, pioneered minimal music in the mid to late 1960s.[2][3][4]

His innovations include using tape loops to create phasing patterns (for example, his early compositions It's Gonna Rain and Come Out), and the use of simple, audible processes to explore musical concepts (for instance, Pendulum Music and Four Organs). These compositions, marked by their use of repetitive figures, slow harmonic rhythm and canons, have significantly influenced contemporary music, especially in the US. Reich's work took on a darker character in the 1980s with the introduction of historical themes as well as themes from his Jewish heritage, notably the Grammy Award-winning Different Trains.

Reich's style of composition influenced many composers and groups. Writing in the The Guardian music critic Andrew Clements ...