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A Soloist Provides His Own Accompaniment

Part 2 of the Fresh Air interview with composer Steve Reich. He talks about a new compostion called Electric Counterpoint, written for guitarist Pat Metheney. Metheny pre-recorded ten tracks, then performed the solo part live.


Other segments from the episode on April 3, 1989

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, April 3, 1989: Interview with Stanley Karnow; Review David Murray's album "Ming's Samba"; Interview with Steve Reich; Review of the television show "The Robert Guillaume…


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