Faculty Talk with Ed Gollin

egollin-1In a talk titled, “Idea and Machine: Process in Steve Reich’s Music for Pieces of Wood,” music professor Ed Gollin will look at Steve Reich’s piece from 1973, Music for Pieces of Wood from several perspectives: its relation to and development of techniques in other of Reich’s music of the period; its relation to African drumming traditions; and its relation to works of conceptual art that Sol LeWitt was exploring at the time.