January 31, 2022 · Brno, Czech Republic
MAKI NAMEKAWA AND DENNIS RUSSELL DAVIES CELEBRATE PHILIP GLASS’ 85TH BIRTHDAY IN LIVE CONCERT, BRNO, CZ
On January 30th, Maki Namekawa and Dennis Russell Davies celebrate their friend and collaborator Philip Glass on the eve of his 85th birthday with an evening of Piano selections from his wide range of works. Live, in-person concert at Brno Filharmonie.
New York City Celebrates Philip Glass’ 85th Birthday
ROCKEFELLER CENTER AND POMEGRANATE ARTS PRESENT EVENING OF SKATING, MUSIC AND FESTIVITIES
Rockefeller Center and Pomegranate Arts present a celebration on the ice rink in honor Philip Glass, and the ice rink’s, 85th birthdays. The night of ice skating, an all-Glass playlist, and cupcakes will be hosted and DJ’d by multimedia artist and creative pioneer Laurie Anderson. Tickets now available for purchase include skate rental.
Deep Space Concert: Philip Glass 85
VIRTUAL LIVE STREAM: MAKI NAMEKAWA AND DENNIS RUSSELL DAVIES CELEBRATE PHILIP GLASS’ 85TH CONCERT
On January 31st, an evening of piano music composed by Philip Glass for Dennis Russell Davies and Maki Namekawa. Live from Deep Space 8k at the Ars Electronica Center in Linz with real-time digital visualizations by Cori O’Lan. Livestream at 7PM CET / 1PM EST.
“Alice” – new Ballet with music by Philip Glass
ALICE – BALLET WITH MUSIC BY PHILIP GLASS TO PREMIERE FEBRUARY 2022
Choreographers Amir Hosseinpour and Jonathan Lunn reimagine and reinvent Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Original music by Philip Glass. Performances February 11-23 in Mulhouse and Strasbourg, France
Symphony No. 13 World Premiere
SYMPHONY NO. 13 WORLD PREMIERE – NATIONAL ARTS CENTRE ORCHESTRA, TORONTO
Philip Glass’ Symphony No. 13 will premiere March 30th, 2022 in Toronto, Canada. Tickets on sale December 9th. Commissioned by the National Arts Centre.
Symphony No. 13 US Premiere
SYMPHONY NO. 13 US PREMIERE CARNEGIE HALL, NYC
Philip Glass’ Symphony No. 13 will receive its US premiere at Carnegie Hall on April 5, 2022. Tickets on sale November 23rd.
Symphony No. 15 World Premiere
NATIONAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA PRESENTS WORLD PREMIERE OF SYMPHONY NO. 15
Under the direction of Gianandrea Noseda, the National Symphony Orchestra presents the world premiere of Symphony No. 15 to mark the 50th Anniversary of the Kennedy Center in Washington DC, USA. Performances dates to be announced. Commissioned by the Kennedy Center/NSO.
AKHNATEN RETURNS TO THE METROPOLITAN OPERA
Akhnaten returns to the Metropolitan Opera featuring Anthony Roth Costanzo in the title role. Tickets are now on sale.
Einstein on the Beach
THEATER BASEL PRESENTS EINSTEIN ON THE BEACH
Theater Basel presents a new production of Einstein on the Beach. Directed by Susanne Kennedy, Music Director André de Ridder.
The Glass Etudes at Kaatsbaan
ETUDES AT KAATSBAAN CELEBRATING PHILIP GLASS’ 85TH BIRTHDAY
Featuring world premieres of newly commissioned works by choreographers spanning generations and genres accompanied by live interpretations on piano, the weekend will also feature film, poetry, and visual and culinary arts.
January 2022 · France
STRING QUARTET NO. 9 “KING LEAR” WORLD PREMIERE
Tana Quartet performs the world premiere of Philip Glass’ String Quartet No. 9, originally written for Sam Gold’s production of King Lear on Broadway in New York.