Third Coast Percussion: the Music of Steve Reich
|Category||Tools / Music Writing|
|Release Date||Feb 4, 2016|
|Updated On||Jul 15, 2017|
Create your own music inspired by minimalist composer Steve Reich! Pulitzer-prize winner Steve Reich has been called â€œAmericaâ€™s greatest living composerâ€ (the Village Voice). Chicago-based percussion quartet Third Coast Percussion released a new album of Reichâ€™s music in 2016 to celebrate the composerâ€™s 80th birthday, and created this app to give audiences a new way to engage with this amazing music.
Create your own musical content by recording sounds, building your own musical patterns, altering playback speed, â€œphase-shiftingâ€ a pattern against itself, and more. Share your musical creations via social media or e-mail. Explore minimalism with 3 different activities based on concepts from Steve Reichâ€™s music. Listen to excerpts from Third Coast Percussionâ€™s new album or buy the album.