Steve Reich & Beryl Korot

By: 
Julia Wolfe
Friday, September 20, 2002

''One stormy night this summer in New York, I trekked over to Steve Reich and Beryl Korot’s place to see and hear their new video opera, Three Tales. Exploring the human relationship to technology, Three Tales offers up the question of where our responsibility lies. A quote from the opera indicates just how dire our future could become: ''If I scan your brain, download that information, I’ll have a little you right
here in my personal computer.'' (...)