Reich, Steve

(b. 1936)
   American composer, conductor and percussionist. He was born in New York, and lived in San Francisco, where he wrote music for the San Francisco Mime Troupe and presented concerts at the San Francisco Tape Music Centre. His compositions include Tehilim, based on pseudo-biblical cantillation.

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  • REICH, STEVE — (1936– ), U.S. composer and performer. Reich was born in New York and began studying drumming with Roland Kohloff at the age of 14. At Cornell University (1953–57) he devoted himself mainly to philosophy but also attended lectures of William… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Reich, Steve — orig. Stephen Michael Reich born Oct. 3, 1936, New York, N.Y., U.S. U.S. composer. He majored in philosophy at Cornell University. After musical study with Darius Milhaud and Luciano Berio, he pursued interests in Balinese and African music,… …   Universalium

  • Reich, Steve — orig. Stephen Michael Reich (n. 3 oct. 1936, Nueva York, N.Y., EE.UU.). Compositor estadounidense. Se especializó en filosofía en la Universidad de Cornell. Después de hacer estudios de música con Darius Milhaud y Luciano Berio, se interesó en la …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Reich — Reich, Wilhelm ► HISTORIA Denominación de los períodos de gobierno imperial en Alemania. Existen tres Reichs: el Primer Reich o Sacro Imperio Romano Germánico, que comprende desde Otón I hasta la Paz de Westfalia (962 1648); el Segundo Reich,… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Steve Reich — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Reich (homonymie). Steve Reich Steve …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Steve Reich — Stephen Michael Reich Nacimiento 3 de octu …   Wikipedia Español

  • Steve Reich — Stephen Michael Reich (born October 3, 1936) is an American composer who pioneered the style of minimalism. His innovations include using tape loops to create phasing patterns (examples are his early compositions, It s Gonna Rain and Come Out ),… …   Wikipedia

  • Reich — /ruyk/; Ger. /rdduykh/, n. 1. (with reference to Germany) empire; realm; nation. 2. the German state, esp. during the Nazi period. Cf. First Reich, Second Reich, Third Reich. [1920 25; < G: kingdom] /rdduykh/, n. Wilhelm …   Universalium

  • Steve — /steev/, n. a male given name, form of Steven or Stephen. * * * (as used in expressions) Allen Steve Carlton Steve Martin Steve Ovett Steve Reich Steve * * * …   Universalium

  • Steve — (as used in expressions) Carlton, Steve Martin, Steve Ovett, Steve Reich, Steve …   Enciclopedia Universal

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