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Steve Reich wins award in Japan

Vendredi, Septembre 8, 2006 - 11:52
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Steve Reich
Steve Reich

Last Thursday the American minimal music composer Steve Reich won the Japanese Praemium Imperiale award for music. The prize of 15 million yen (about $130,000) will be presented in Tokyo on 18 October, together with the other winners (for architecture, theatre and film, painting and sculpture). Steve Reich was named a honoree by the imperial family's Japan Arts Association.

[source: today.reuters.com]

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