Expanding on Reich’s Perspective

Again, let’s start with a brief recap. Reich’s statement “All music turns out to be ethnic music,” has a different meaning that what we believe it to be at face value. Many people see it as a western vs. non-western discussion, but it really is not. Reich discusses throughout his treatise Writings on Music that … More Expanding on Reich’s Perspective


Reich’s Future Perspective and African Travels

Reich’s Future of Music (1970) Continuing on in the treatise, Reich includes a section where he is talking about what he thinks music will look like around the time we are living in now. The first point he states, is that electronic music will gradually die and be absorbed by natural music (Vocal and Instrumental). … More Reich’s Future Perspective and African Travels