Minimal music is a composition style that became popular around 1980. Its main characteristic is the use of short musical ideas that are repeated very often, and then slightly changed during the composition.
Composers that created music for the purpose of being used in a film, either as a main occupation, on a regular basis, or for an important film.
Not included are those composers whose music was used for films, but was not specially written for that purpose.
- Glass, Philip (1937–)