Some Optimistic Predictions (1970) About the Future of Music

Steve Reich

in Writings on Music 1965–2000

Published in print October 2004 | ISBN: 9780195151152
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199850044 | DOI:
Some Optimistic Predictions (1970) About the Future of Music

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This chapter presents Reich's predictions (which 30 years later seem to have proven largely correct) about the future of music that were first printed as part of the program note to a concert at the Guggenheim Museum in May 1970, and then published in Synthesis, no. 2, Spring 1971.

Keywords: Guggenheim Museum; Synthesis; predictions

Chapter.  216 words. 

Subjects: American Music

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