Steve  Reich

Steve Reich (1936)

Nationality: American | Jewish
Born: October 3, 1936, New York City (age 81)
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Eight Lines (for 2 string quartets)

(for 4 violins, 2 violas and 2 cellos)
Composed: 1979 (age 42-43)
Revised: 1983. , posthumously
Duration: 16 minutes (approximately)
Note: Originally scored for string quartet, 2 pianos and 2 woodwinds.
2 recordings, 2 videos
16:03
Ensemble Modern
17:37
Bang on a Can