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Laurie Anderson finds a "calm center" in Etude 10 by Philip Glass. Brendon Thorne/Getty Images hide caption

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Laurie Anderson Finds 'New Ways To Breathe' In A Philip Glass Etude

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A Sufjan Stevens exclusive, Amadou & Mariam, Philip Glass

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Soloman Howard performs as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in Philip Glass and Christopher Hampton's Appomattox. Scott Suchman for WNO hide caption

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With More Story To Tell, Opera 'Appomattox' Gets An Update

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Electronic artists such as Mason Bates (pictured above), Aphex Twin and Tiësto have blended classical music into their dance beats. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Pianist Bruce Brubaker has been playing Philip Glass' music for more than 20 years. Timothy Saccenti hide caption

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Timothy Saccenti

01Mad Rush

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Philip Glass photographed in New York City in 1980. Jack Mitchell/Getty Images hide caption

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The World Music Education of Philip Glass

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"I'm more and more coming to the idea," composer Philip Glass says, "that it's the lineage and the connection to the past and the connection to the future — that is the real connection." Eamonn McCabe/Redferns hide caption

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Philip Glass On Legacy: 'The Future ... It's All Around Us'

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Matt Haimovitz & Christopher O'Riley: Tiny Desk Concert

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Dublin Guitar Quartet: Tiny Desk Concert

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Four Organs by Steve Reich was performed Tuesday at the Brooklyn Academy of Music as part of the 50th anniversary of the Nonesuch label (from left: Philip Glass, Nico Muhly, David Cossin, Timo Andres and Steve Reich). Stephanie Berger hide caption

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Brad Lubman, the Wordless Music Orchestra, and Signal Ensemble play live on May 20, 2011 at New York's Society for Ethical Culture. Richie Clarke/courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Jonny Greenwood, Glass And Ligeti: An Evening Of Premieres And A Rarity

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The Minds Behind 'Einstein On The Beach' Talk Shop

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