glass notes

Glass notes

Book of Longing….part 2

Victoria Times Colonist (review)The Chronicle Journal (Ontario)National Post (Ontario)(review)Charleston Post CourierToronto Star (review) Chicago Sun Times (Below) (RaviniaPreview):http://www.suntimes.com/entertainment/music/classical/421337,SHO-Sunday-fine10.article Globe and Mail (review):http://www.theglobe andmail.com/ servlet/story/ LAC.20070602. LUMINATOGLASS02/ TPStory/TPNation al/Music/ Another bit of info from Jose: Neverwas is coming to DVD from Miramax:http://www.amazon. com/gp/product/ B000OZ2CP2/

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”