Steve Reich Interview & The Best of Echoes 2022, So Far This Weekend on Echoes.
Composer Steve Reich is 85 years old, but he’s still making the music of tomorrow. He has a new album, Reich/Richter, inspired by paintings of Gerhard Richter that were turned into a film. He also has a new book, Conversations, where he interviews people like Brian Eno, Stephen Sondheim and Nico Muhly who talk about the impact of Steve Reich. John Diliberto talks with Steve Reich on Echoes from PRX.
Some weekend listeners will also hear The Best of Echoes 2022, So Far. As we reach the year’s mid-point, it’s time to look back at the first half of 2022! It’s been a pretty great year for music, with a lot of artists coming out with their pandemic albums. Out of the hundreds of recordings we’ve received in 2022, only 25 will make this list. Will your favorites be there? Find out when we bring you the Best of Echoes 2022, So Far, from PRX.
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