An Interview With Composer Philip Glass

An interview with composer Philip Glass by his cousin Ira Glass, the host of This American Life. The conversation was recorded on-stage in Chicago in 1999. Beginning next week Philip Glass is the featured composer at the Lincoln Center Festival (July 10-27) where his newest opera collaboration, White Raven premieres. Ira Glass was just named America's best radio host by Time magazine.



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