Top Minimalism Albums





Rank All Time Artist Album Subgenre(s) Other Genre(s) Year
1
620
Steve Reich Music for 18 Musicians 1978
2
1127
Terry Riley A Rainbow in Curved Air Electronic 1969
3
1476
William Basinski The Disintegration Loops Ambient, Tape Music 2002
4
1629
Terry Riley In C Indeterminacy 1968
5
1802
Philip Glass Einstein on the Beach Opera 1979
6
1997
Philip Glass Koyaanisqatsi Film Score 1983
7
2368
Gavin Bryars The Sinking of the Titanic 1975
8
2742
Arvo Pärt Tabula Rasa 1984

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Steve Reich Drumming / Music for Mallet Instruments, Voices and Organ / Six Pianos 1974
Steve Reich/Kronos Quartet/Pat Metheny Different Trains/Electric Counterpoint 1989
Philip Glass Glassworks 1982