1. What is Steve Reich's first name?
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2. What does the bass guitar reinforce in this piece?
- The main melodic idea
- The time signature and the key
- The resultant melody
3. Ostinati are used throughout the piece, what is an ostinato?
- A continually repeated musical phrase or rhythm
- A technique where notes are gradually added, note by note
- A technique where different melodies eventually create one main melody
4. What is the main texture of this piece?
5. How is a layering effect created in this piece?
- By overlapping many different loops over an elongated period of time
- By introducing all of the instruments together and slowly removing each instrument