Philip Glass

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An early proponent of minimalism, Glass has successfully bridged the gulf between the worlds of American classical and popular music.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Einstein on the Beach, opera 1976 02:35:16 Opera
Akhnaten, opera 1983 02:08:30 Opera
Low Symphony, for orchestra 1992 44:08 Symphony
Koyaanisqatsi, film score 1981 55:25 Film Score
Violin Concerto 1987 25:46 Concerto
Satyagraha, opera 1980 01:49:43 Opera
Glassworks, pieces (6) for chamber ensemble or piano 1981 34:09 Chamber Music Keyboard
The CIVIL warS: A Tree Is Best Measured When It Is Down (Act 5: The Rome Section) 1984 01:17:36 Opera
String Quartet No. 3 ("Mishima") 1985 14:51 Chamber Music
Mad Rush, for piano (or organ) 1979 14:40 Keyboard
La Belle et la Bête, opera 1994 01:13:13 Opera
Songs from Liquid Days, songs (6) for voice & chamber ensemble 1986 34:32 Vocal Music
Metamorphosis, for piano 1988 27:40 Keyboard
Wichita Vortex Sutra, for piano 1988 06:57 Keyboard
Strung Out, for amplified violin 1969 17:08 Chamber Music
Dracula, film score for string quartet 1999 01:06:23 Film Score
Vessels, for 6 vocalists & keyboard (from "Koyaanisqatsi") 1981 06:29 Vocal Music Film Score
String Quartet No. 4 ("Buczak") 1989 23:03 Chamber Music
Façades, for 2 flutes (or saxophones) & strings 1981 07:37 Chamber Music Concerto
String Quartet No. 5 1991 22:23 Chamber Music
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