1 CD / Nonesuch / 2011-09-20Works: Patrick Zimmerli: Crazy Quilt, for 2 pianos; Generatrix, for 2 pianos; Celtic Folk Melody, for 2 pianos; Modern Music, for 2 pianos; Brad Mehldau: Unrequited, for piano; Steve Reich: Music for 18 Mus...
Performers: Hays, Kevin; Mehldau, Brad
Recording information: Mechanics Hall, Worcester, MA (10/13/2010-10/14/2010).
Modern Music, the collaborative recording between longtime colleagues and jazz pianists Brad Mehldau and Kevin Hays...continue...
2 CD / Nonesuch / 2011-09-20Works: Steve Reich: WTC 9/11, for string quartet & tape; Mallet Quartet, for 2 marimbas & 2 vibraphones; Dance Patterns, for 2 xylophones, 2 vibraphones & 2 pianos
Performers: Kronos Quartet; Percussion, So; Steve Reich and Musicians
Ensemble: So Percussion
This 2011 album features three attractive works by Steve Reich written between 2002 and 2010. These aren't pieces that break new ground for the composer, but they are bound to appeal to anyone who app...continue...
1 CD / Nonesuch / 2008-04-08Works: Steve Reich: Variations for Vibes, Piano and Strings; Daniel Variations
2008 release from composer Steve Reich, a memorial and a remembrance of slain Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl. He embarked upon the piece at...continue...
1 CD / Nonesuch / 2005-09-27Works: Steve Reich: You Are (Variations), for chorus & ensemble; Cello Counterpoint
Performers: Beiser, Maya; Los Angeles Master Chorale
Conductors: Gershon, Grant
Ensemble: Los Angeles Master Chorale
"An exeptional score... a masterpiece... 'You Are' has something important to say, and it says it not only in a way a listener can hear...continue...