Pioneer of minimalism Steve Reich will see a series of reissues of his iconic work this fall. On September 30, ECM Records will release The ECM Recordings, a three-CD box set that will feature Music for 18 Musicians, Music for a Large Ensemble/Violin Phase/Octet and Tehillim. The box set will also reprint Reich’s original liner notes from the initial releases, as well as archival photographs and a new essay from critic Paul Griffiths. Watch a performance of Music for 18 Musicians below, along with the tracklists of the three recordings.
Steve Reich Ensemble Music for 18 Musicians tracklist:
1. Pulse – Sections I-X – Pulse 56:31
Steve Reich Tehilim tracklist:
1. Parts I & II 17:25
2. Parts III & IV 12:27
Steve Reich Music for a Large Ensemble/Violin Phase/Octet tracklist:
1. Music for a Large Ensemble 15:28
2.Violin Phase 15:09
Read our Hold on to Your Genre feature on minimalism, featuring Steve Reich.