Philip Glass archive
Read Soothing The Savage Beat: When Electronic Artists Conjure Classical
October 24, 2013 – From pulsating techno to a sublime adagio, what happens when two opposite musical realms collide.
Watch The Minds Behind 'Einstein On The Beach' Talk Shop
October 12, 2013 – Phillip Glass, Robert Wilson and Lucinda Childs discuss a new revival of their epic modern opera.
Read Song Premiere: Beck Remixes Philip Glass With 'NYC: 73-78'
October 2, 2012 – The 20-minute track is from an upcoming collection of remixed tunes by the avant-garde composer.
Watch A Know-It-All's Guide To Olympic Music
Read Around The Classical Internet: July 13, 2012
Watch A 'Flash Choir' Sings Philip Glass In Times Square WQXR
July 10, 2012 – Watch a "flash choir" come together in New York City to sing a world premiere by Philip Glass. WQXR
Read Come Sing In A Philip Glass World Premiere — In Times Square!
May 21, 2012 – Download the score, learn the music — and then come sing the first performance June 21.
Watch Talk Like An Opera Geek: Pioneering An American Sound
May 9, 2012 – From rugged individualism to visionary technologies, American opera forges a distinct repertoire.
Read Ira Glass Interviews His Cousin, Composer Philip Glass
January 31, 2012 – To celebrate the composer's birthday, Fresh Air replays an interview conducted by his famous cousin.
Read Raising A Glass To America's Most Famous Contemporary Composer
January 31, 2012 – Hear some of the world premiere recording of Philip Glass' Ninth Symphony.
Read Philip Glass At 75: Listening With Heart, Not Intellect
January 31, 2012 – The composer who changed the landscape of American music says he finally knows what he's doing.
Read Joy In Repetition: Philip Glass Turns 75
Watch Around The Classical Internet: December 2, 2011
Watch Brooklyn Rider Plays Philip Glass