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Music
Author Glass, Philip.

Title Glass box [sound recording] / Philip Glass.

Imprint New York, NY : Nonesuch, p2008.

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 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    EA GLAS GB G08CD booklet    Available
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    EA GLAS GB G08CD disc1    Available
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 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    EA GLAS GB G08CD disc9    Available
Description 10 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Compact disc.
In part excerpts from operas and film music.
Selections originally released 1973-2006.
Program notes by Robert Hurwitz, Keith Potter, Tim Page, and the composer, appreciations of Glass, and texts of the vocal works with English translations (189 p. : ill.) included.
Contents Music in contrary motion (15:35) -- Music with changing parts (45:37) -- Music in similar motion (17:11) -- Music in twelve parts. Part VII (19:58) ; Part VIII (18:17) ; Part IX (12:14) ; Part X (17:08) -- Einstein on the beach. Knee play 1 (8:04) ; Train 1 (13:46) ; Knee play 2 (6:08) ; Knee play 3 (6:30) ; Trial 2/Prison : "Prematurely air-conditioned supermarket" (12:17) ; Knee play 4 (7:05) ; Bed : prelude (4:24) ; Spaceship (12:51) ; Knee play 5 (8:04) -- Glassworks/Analog. Opening (6:13) ; Façades (7:18) ; Floe '87 (8:44) ; Closing (live) (5:17) -- Étoile polaire. Étoile polaire (2:38) ; River run (1:54) ; Are years what? (for Marianne Moore) (4:01) ; Ange des orages (3:47) ; Ave (4:44) ; Montage (2:33) -- Dressed like an egg. Part IV (3:12) ; Part V (1:33) -- Mad rush : for organ (16:14) -- Satyagraha. Act I, Tolstoy. The Kuru field of justice (18:47) ; Tolstoy farm (1910) (11:01) ; Act II, Tagore. Confrontation and rescue (1896) (14:44) ; Protest (1908) (15:16) ; Act III, King. Scene 1, Newcastle march (1913). Part 3, Evening song (8:22) -- Koyaanisqatsi. Koyaanisqatsi (3:16) ; Organic (7:47) ; Cloudscape (4:32) ; Resource (6:39) ; Vessels (8:05) ; The grid (21:23) -- Powaqqatsi. Serra Pelada (5:02) ; Train to São Paulo (3:04) ; Video dream (2:15) ; New cities in ancient lands, China (2:48) ; New cities in ancient lands, Africa (2:56) ; New cities in ancient lands, India (4:42) ; Mr. Suso #2 with reflection (1:19) ; Powaqqatsi (4:35) -- String quartet no. 2 : "Company" (7:26) -- Étude for piano no. 2 (4:55) -- Étude for piano no. 9 (3:36) -- String quartet no. 5 (22:00) -- Étude for piano no. 5 (5:44) -- Étude for piano no. 3 (4:54) -- String quartet no. 4 : "Buczak" (24:00) -- The CIVIL warS : a tree is best measured when it is down. Act V, The Rome section. Prologue (18:49) -- Hydrogen jukebox. Song #3 : from Iron horse (2:54) ; Song #2 : Jaweh and Allah battle (3:39) ; Song #11 : from The green automobile (6:04) ; Song #9 : from Nagasaki days (numbers in red notebook) (:40) ; Song #10 : Aunt Rose (4:58) ; Song #6 : from Wichita vortex sutra (7:48) -- Symphony no. 5 : "Requiem, Bardo, Nirmanakaya." VII, Suffering (5:03) -- Akhnaten. Act I (Year 1 of Akhnaten's reign, Thebes). Scene 1, Funeral of Amenhotep III (9:03) ; Scene 3, The window of appearances (4:24) ; Act III (Year 17 and the present, Akhetaten). Scene 4, Epilogue (10:36) -- Symphony no. 3 (25:00) -- Symphony no. 8 (39:00) -- Filmworks. Mishima. Opening (2:46) ; November 25, Morning (4:11) ; Closing (2:59) ; The secret agent. The first meridian (3:21) ; Secret agent (4:51) ; Kundun. Sand mandala (4:06) ; Distraught (3:00) ; Lhasa at night (2:00) ; Escape to India (10:08) ; Anima mundi. Living waters (3:53) ; The witness (4:14) ; La belle et la bête. Overture (3:34) ; The thin blue line. Houston skyline (4:46) ; Dracula. Dracula (1:11) ; The storm (1:34) ; Dr. Van Helsing and Dracula (2:27) ; The fog of war. The war to end all wars (1:47) ; Candyman. It was always you, Helen (3:11) ; The Truman show. Raising the sail (2:15) ; The hours. The poet acts (3:43).
Performer Various performers.
Language The vocal works sung in English (principally), Egyptian, Italian, Latin, and Sanskrit.
Subject Electronic organ music.
Vocal ensembles with instrumental ensemble.
Electronic music.
Instrumental ensembles.
Vocalises with instrumental ensemble.
Operas -- Excerpts.
Motion picture music -- Excerpts.
String quartets.
Piano music.
Symphonies -- Excerpts.
Symphonies.
Added Author Glass, Philip. Music in contrary motion.
Glass, Philip. Music with changing parts.
Glass, Philip. Music in similar motion.
Glass, Philip. Music in twelve parts. Part 7-10.
Glass, Philip. Einstein on the beach. Selections.
Glass, Philip. Orange mountain music archive. Selections.
Glass, Philip. Étoile polaire. Selections.
Glass, Philip. Dressed like an egg. No. 4-5.
Glass, Philip. Mad rush.
Glass, Philip. Satyagraha. Selections.
Glass, Philip. Koyaanisqatsi. Selections.
Glass, Philip. Powaqqatsi. Selections.
Glass, Philip. Company.
Glass, Philip. Etudes, piano vol. 1. Selections.
Glass, Philip. Quartets, violins (2), viola, cello, no. 5.
Glass, Philip. Quartets, violins (2), viola, cello, no. 4.
Glass, Philip. Civil wars. Rome section.
Glass, Philip. Hydrogen jukebox. Selections.
Glass, Philip. Symphonies. no. 5. Suffering.
Glass, Philip. Akhnaten. Selections.
Glass, Philip. Symphonies, no. 3.
Glass, Philip. Symphonies, no. 8.
Glass, Philip. Motion picture music. Selections.
Note Subtitle on container: Nonesuch retrospective
Added Title Works. Selections
Standard No. 075597994698
Music No. 424508-2 Nonesuch

 
    
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