WRITINGS ABOUT MUSIC
Nova Scotia College of Art and Design/New York University Press, 1974. Paperback. First Edition. Small quarto. Wrappers. 78 pp. Illustrations including musical examples, facsimiles of Reich’s autograph textual manuscripts, photographic reproductions of performances, and diagrams throughout. Writings on music and composition from one of the twentieth century greats of minimalism and a pioneer in the use of tape loops (now ubiquitous via sampling) to explore musical concepts, most notably in this cataloger’s experience with the piece “Come Out”.
Reich’s first and only book.