The Music of Steve Reich

November 5 – 8, 1987

Country of Origin United States
Description Steve Reich returned to the Next Wave Festival in 1987 with a program of new pieces performed by the Brooklyn Philharmonic. Guest-conducted by Kent Nagano, with guest soloist Pat Metheny—virtuosic jazz guitarist—the Philharmonic presented the New York premiere of The Four Sections and the world premiere of Electric Counterpoint, which was commissioned by BAM for Metheny.
Identifier 1987f.00426