Fabricio Chiquio Boppré

444 days ago

With much of Riley's more recent music and performances, you need to be ready to be taken into a different way of being when you listen to them, to accept the combination of gentleness, naivety and sense of wonder that radiates through his work.

A guide to Terry Riley's music


His composition In C was the first masterpiece of minimalism, but these days Terry Riley's musical imagination takes in life, the universe and everything Grand Theft Auto IV, the radio series of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy and the Who have one thing in common; one composer, in fact