Electric Counterpoint

Steve Reich

Year

1987


Duration

15'


Instrumentation

electric guitar - pre-recorded tape


Genre

Guitar with Fixed Media


Commission

Brooklyn Academy of Music and Brooklyn Philharmonic for Pat Metheny


Premiere

New York, NY, USA, Brooklyn Academy of Music, 5 November 1987: Pat Metheny, electric guitar


Publisher

Boosey & Hawkes


Comment

The work can be performed in an ensemble version for solo guitar and guitar ensemble, the latter of which is comprised of 12 guitars and 2 bass guitars.


Source

score; composer catalog;