New Calendar Section at PhilipGlass.com

A new and improved calendar was launched today at PhilipGlass.com You will noticed today is the Premiere of Glass/Cohen’s Book of Longing in Toronto which is attracting quite a bit of attention:Toronto Sun, Star Phoenix, Torontoist, CBC North, Globe and Mail, Canada.com, Toronto Star, Kitchener, National Post, and a small video interview which Jose found. … Continue reading “New Calendar Section at PhilipGlass.com”

Muppets/ Sesame Street 1977

Much thanks goes out to Scott H. who brought attention to these amazing clips of Glass Sesame Street pieces on youtube. According to Muppet Wiki: "In 1977, Glass wrote a series of short vocal and instrumental pieces for Sesame Street. These include a series of animated films which employ geometric curves traced to various points … Continue reading “Muppets/ Sesame Street 1977”

Glass Week in NYC

Tonight at Symphony Space, Paul Barnes will perform the premiere of his transcription for solo piano of Philip Glass’ Piano Concerto No. 2 "After Lewis and Clark"; Across town Philip Glass will be performing solo piano at the Filmmaker’s Co-Op event ; Wednesday, NYU dedicates an entire concert to a "70th Birthday Celebration for Philip … Continue reading “Glass Week in NYC”

Satyagraha in London (New Reviews)

Jose contributed this link to 3 reviews for Satyagraha. Philip Glass’ 1980 opera SATYAGRAHA had its premiere in London 4 days ago. It’s been very well received.  All of us stateside look forward to the Improbable Theater company’s production when it hits the Metropolitan Opera this time next spring.Other noteworthy Glass operas this year: The … Continue reading “Satyagraha in London (New Reviews)”