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Philip Glass archive

Read WNYC's Genre Mix: Top 10 Albums Of 2008 WNYC

December 18, 2008 – John Schaefer recommends standout music from 2008, touching on classical, pop, folk and world music. WNYC

Listen Philip Glass: Complex Minimalist

October 3, 2008 – The composer discusses his new 10-CD retrospective.


Listen Philip Glass' 'Appomattox' Makes Its Debut

October 7, 2007 – The prolific composer's latest opera centers on the leaders who brought the Civil War to an end.


Listen A Sufjan Stevens exclusive, Amadou & Mariam, Philip Glass

July 6, 2005 – Download an exclusive by Sufjan Stevens; Nashville singer/songwriter Doug Hoekstra; Québécois si...


Listen Philip Glass, Premiering 'A Toltec Symphony'

January 22, 2005 – The composer's tribute to conductor Leonard Slatkin is rooted in Native American traditions.


Listen September 11, 2001

September 11, 2001 – As NPR covered the terrorist attacks in New York and Washington DC, it was music that gave liste...

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