The Philip Glass Ensemble
1. Australia 12:14
2. Interlude: Australia and China 2:18
3. China 9:48
4. Canada 10:47
5. Interlude: Canada and The Gambia 2:24
6. The Gambia 15:00
1. Brazil 10:24
2. Brazil and India 3:38
3. India 12:51
4. Greece 11:17
Orion is a work originally created for the 2004 Olympiad in Athens by Glass in collaboration with Mark Atkins, Ashley MacIsaac, Wu Man, Ravi Shankar, Foday Musa Suso, and UAKTI.
This dynamic piece, international in scope, reminds us of how all the earths’ various cultures share an awe and appreciation of the starry night time skies.
Featured guests: Eleftheria Arvanitaki, Mark Atkins, Ashley MacIsaac, Wu Man, Gaurav Mazumdar, Foday Musa Suso, and UAKTI.
Executive producers: Philip Glass, Kurt Munkacsi, and Don Christensen.
Published by Dunvagen Music.