Tag Archives: minimalism

MP3 Blog #104: Swirling Cosmic Blues 1

La Monte Young: Bb Dorian Blues (ca. 1964?) Performed by La Monte Young, sopranino saxophone, and unknown others (Marian Zazeela and Agnus MacLise?), drone and percussion Unavailable commercially *   *   *   *   * “A minimalist work is not diminutive, … Continue reading

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Mp3 Blog #53: Knee Train, Night Train Knee

Philip Glass:From “Einstein on the Beach” (1976)”Knee 1””Train 1””Night Train””Knee 3” Performed by the Philip Glass Ensemble and available on this compact disc Also check a number of free videos and audio of the of Philip Glass Ensemble in the … Continue reading

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Mp3 Blog #32: Steve Reich

Steve Reich: “Different Trains: After the War” (1988) For string quartet and tape If you don’t have a copy already go buy Krono’s version, the Smith Quartet Version, or the Quator Bozzini version * * * * * I was … Continue reading

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