Philip Glass – Epilogue for Solo Violin

            Now available on all major platforms, link here Orange Mountain Music is proud to present violinist Chase Spruill’s recording of Philip Glass’s “Epilogue for Solo Violin.”  Spruill is known for his interpretations of 20th century Minimalist music including his much lauded 2019 recording of Michael Nyman’s “Yamamoto Perpetuo.”  Responding … Continue reading “Philip Glass – Epilogue for Solo Violin”

Philip Glass’s ELERGY FOR THE PRESENT Now Available

Composed and premiered in May 2020, Philip Glass’s six-minute meditation for solo piano is now available on Apple Music and Spotify.  Premiered by pianist/conductor Dennis Russell Davies at the Ars Electronica Centre in Linz, Austria – Davies returned to the studios to record the work the following week. Release 29 May 2020

Interview with Paul Leonard-Morgan As He Talks About His Collaboration with Philip Glass on Amazon’s New Series “TALES FROM THE LOOP”

Tales From The Loop Premieres April 3rd on Amazon Prime Richard Guérin:  So first of all tell me where you are in the world right now? I’m just coming into knowing your music, and before this I didn’t know much about you. Paul Leonard-Morgan: I’m in my studio in LA (which is a converted guest … Continue reading “Interview with Paul Leonard-Morgan As He Talks About His Collaboration with Philip Glass on Amazon’s New Series “TALES FROM THE LOOP””

An Interview with Philip Glass – Mad Rush & the Dalai Lama

Orange Mountain Music presents the first advance track from the forthcoming soundtrack album to THE LAST DALAI LAMA?, the 2016 film by director Mickey Lemle featuring an original score composed by Tenzin Choegyal and Philip Glass.  For the film Glass was interviewed and discussed his composition MAD RUSH, originally written on and for the organ … Continue reading “An Interview with Philip Glass – Mad Rush & the Dalai Lama”

POSTPONED: Aguas da Amazonia Premiere In Brooklyn. An interview with conductor Olivier Glissant of the Brooklyn Orchestra

On March 13th across the Brooklyn Bridge near the intersection of Flatbush and Atlantic Avenues, the newly born Brooklyn Orchestra will premiere a new orchestral arrangement of Philip Glass’s AGUAS DA AMAZONIA. Originally composed as sketches for piano (Seven or Eight Pieces for a Ballet) – then later interpolated by the Brazilian percussion group UAKTI. … Continue reading “POSTPONED: Aguas da Amazonia Premiere In Brooklyn. An interview with conductor Olivier Glissant of the Brooklyn Orchestra”

KOYAANISQATSI Special Record Store Day 2020 Release

Orange Mountain Music is proud to announce the special RECORD STORE DAY 2020release of the complete soundtrack to the classic film KOYAANISQATSI for the first time on vinyl and limited to 1500 numbered units. Directed by Godfrey Reggio with an iconic score by Philip Glass, KOYAANISQATSI premiered in 1982 and quickly became a cult classic. … Continue reading “KOYAANISQATSI Special Record Store Day 2020 Release”

On Philip Glass’s First Piano Sonata and the performer Maki Namekawa

(On 4 July 2019, Philip Glass’s First Piano Sonata will have its world premiere at the Klavier Festival Ruhr) In February 2017 in Washington DC, the piano duo of Maki Namekawa and Dennis Russell Davies had just finished a performance at the Philips Collection and were heading to a restaurant in the neighborhood. Davies is … Continue reading “On Philip Glass’s First Piano Sonata and the performer Maki Namekawa”