Steve Reich embodies all that is New York. His sound is local, but globally relevant; diverse but stylistically coherent.
His music is avant-garde but within a continuum of trend-setting achievements; downtown and uptown; (in)famous in clubs and concert halls; internationally known but perhaps still pigeonholed by false assumptions and terminology. Tell us your thoughts on his music and legacy.
What do you think? Where are you on Steve Reich? Tell Q2 Music and your fellow listeners.