playlist

Contemporary Composers for Reading

Drift off with a good book and the sounds of Reich, Glass, Cage and more at their most gentle.

20 songs (1 hour and 43 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Electric Counterpoint - Steve Reich - 3/fast
Luis Eduardo Orias Diz - Steve Reich. Electric Counterpoint
6:13
2
Metamorphosis: Metamorphosis: Metamorphosis Three
Philip Glass - Metamorphosis
5:32
3
Four Walls Act 1 Scene I
John Cage/ Margaret Leng Tan/ Joan La Barbara - John Cage:The Perilous Night; Four Walls
3:07
4
Watch Chimes (Carillon's Theme) [From "For a Few Dollars More"]
Ennio Morricone - Ennio Morricone 2016 - The Best Of
1:13
5
The Attraction of the Pedaling Ankle (from The Piano)
Ksenia Bashmet - Michael Nyman: Piano Collection
6:53
6
Rothko Chapel 4
Morton Feldman - Rothko Chapel
4:38
7
A Game of Croquet
Jóhann Jóhannsson - The Theory of Everything (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
2:45
8
Time Lapse
Various artists - Transmissions: The Echoes Living Room Concerts, Vol. 19
6:01
9
White's SS
Various artists - Crepuscule Compilation Tracks (Vol 1)
5:52
10
Says
Nils Frahm - Music for Dreams: The Sunset Sessions, Vol. 2
8:24
11
De Profundis
Max Richter - The Leftovers (Music from the HBO® Series) Season 1
5:05
12
Opus 20
Dustin O'Halloran - Piano Solos Vol. 2
7:13
13
Solitude
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Tony Takitani
4:54
14
Little Heart
Harold Budd - Avalon Sutra
7:38
15
After Four
Valgeir Sigurðsson feat. J.Walker, Dawn McCarthy & Bonnie "Prince" Billy - Ekvílibríum
3:38
16
The Mystery of Noel (Ema Sh'li)
Various artists - Claire of the Moon
5:51
17
The Side View
Rachel Grimes - Book of Leaves
3:15
18
Stockhausen: Stimmung: Model 1
Paul Hillier & Theatre Of Voices - Stockhausen: Stimmung
2:49
19
Time
Hans Zimmer - Inception (Music From The Motion Picture)
4:35
20
Valtari
Sigur Rós - Valtari
8:18