Stephen Michael Reich (/raɪʃ/ RYSH; born October 3, 1936) is an American composer known for his contribution to the development of minimal music in the mid to late 1960s. Reich’s work is marked by its use of repetitive figures, slow harmonic rhythm, and canons.
Books in order of publication:
Writings About Music – 1974
Writings on Music, 1965-2000 – 2004
Conversations – 2022