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aworks weekly top ten :: led, glass & bernstein

21 hours agoMusic / Classical : aworks

Milly's Garden. Steve Gunn - Way Out Weather Gathering of Ancient Tribes. Goat - Commune Over the Hills and Far Away. Led Zeppelin - Houses of the Holy (Deluxe Edition) Mad Rush. Philip Glass/Bojan Gorišek- Solo Piano Roll with the....

Upcoming film, Reality, puts Jon Heder in a rat suit

3 days agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

Reality by French filmmaker Quentin Dupieux (better known as the DJ Mr. Oizo) looks good. Philip Glass on the score, all color corrected in 70s browns and yellows, and Jon Heder in a rat suit for the entire thing. Read the rest

Philip Glass releasing memoir, talking about it at BAM

Contemporary composer great Philip Glass has a memoir on the horizon. Words Without Music traces his formative years as an artist, from growing up in post-World War 2 Baltimore to finding mentors while living in '70s NYC, as well...

Philip Glass' soundtrack for Errol Morris' A Brief History of Time

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Philip Glass did the soundtrack for A Brief History of Time, Errol Morris' documentary on Stephen Hawking, but it was never released as an album. Until earlier this month. Huzzah! Appears to only be available on iTunes -- couldn't find it on Amazon, Rdio, or Spotify -- and I wish they'd done more with that cover. Show More Summary

Don't Throw Stones: Two Philip Johnson Homes on the Glass House Campus Will Open for the First Time

Photo by Todd Eberle; from "Empire of Space" (Rizzoli, 2011) Many people assume that Philip Johnson actually lived in his iconic Glass House in New Canaan, Connecticut. However, the transparent modernist home, finished in 1949, was one of 14...

Philip Glass, superhero composer

3 weeks agoHumor :

File this under #notfromtheonion: Philip Glass is co-composing the score for the new The Fantastic Four movie. Ahead of 20th Century Fox's latest superhero reboot of The Fantastic Four, director Josh Trank has confirmed that composer...Show More Summary

Renowned Classical Composer Philip Glass to Compose the Musical Score for the ‘Fantastic Four’ Reboot

3 weeks agoHumor : Laughing Squid

Highly influential classical music composer Philip Glass has signed on to compose the score for 20th Century Fox‘s upcoming film reboot of the Marvel superhero franchise, Fantastic Four (previously), alongside film composer Marco Beltrami. The film’s director, Josh Trank, excitedly discussed his conversation with Glass in a recent interview. I got his number from his […]

Philip Glass will score The Fantastic Four

3 weeks agoHumor : Boing Boing

Avant-garde minimalist composer Philip Glass will compose the score for Josh Trank's forthcoming film The Fantastic Four (trailer below). Read the rest

Finally, Your Philip Glass Ringtones Needs Fulfilled

“Go to iTunes on Your Phone and Search for ‘Philip Glass’ in Ringtones! Orange Mountain Music is proud to announce the first volume of official Philip Glass ringtones available through Apple devices starting January 27, 2015 (Android soon to follow). These ringtones, drawn from original OMM masters, feature 22 tones including classic Philip Glass scores […]

‘Fantastic Four’: Philip Glass Writing Score, Josh Trank Cites David Cronenberg as Influence

When it rains, it pours. The very first official images from Fantastic Four hit today, and now we have even more new details from the so-far mysterious superhero movie. Director Josh Trank has confirmed that Philip Glass is scoring the film with Marco Beltrami. Show More Summary

25th annual Tibet House US benefit lineup includes Flaming Lips, Laurie Anderson, Philip Glass & more

photo: Flaming Lips at Riot Fest Chicago 2014 (more by James RIchards IV) The annual Tibet House US Benefit Concert is now in its 25th year, and happens at its usual location of Carnegie Hall on March 5. Artistic director...

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1. Book preview for 2015.  Good stuff, including volume four of Knausgaard, a new Stephenson, a new Gaiman, a new Ishiguro, a Philip Glass memoir, perhaps the Niall Ferguson book on Kissinger will be interesting too.  Here is another preview list.  And who was nominated for a literary Nobel Prize in 1964. 2. The pick-up […]

The Dublin Guitar Quartet Performs Philip Glass String Quartets

YouTube For tonight's musical break from the insanity, I give you the music of Philip Glass, played by four perfectly in-sync classical guitarists from Dublin. Don't ask the members of the Dublin Guitar Quartet to play the time-honored classics of the Spanish repertoire. They might play traditional Spanish style classical guitars,...

8-bit Philip Glass

2 months agoHumor : Boing Boing

Have the most serious Gameboy at school with this rendition of Prophecies from Koyaanisqatsi.

Maki Namekawa Performs Philip Glass’ ‘Etude No. 20’ (Exclusive Video)

Maki Namekawa performs Philip Glass' "Etude No. 20" in a Speakeasy video exclusive.

Music For Writers: Seeing Through Glass

3 months agoHumor : Thought Catalog

A 20-year arc of composition, Philip Glass' études are performed here by Kami Namekawa with virtuosic command and spirit. #MusicForWriters and Q2 Music explore the importance of this essential voice in our era and our creative lives...

Media picks of the week: Philip Glass, Extraterrestrial, Wonder Woman!

Every week Apple adds tons of new media content on iTunes — music, books, movies and more. It's impossible to keep up with all of it, but it's not impossible to pick out the very best. Here they are! This week we've got piano etudesShow More Summary

Newe Additions: 19th-Century Cottage Gets an Addition With Giant Shutters

Photo by Bo Wong via Dezeen Perth-based firm Philip Stejskal Architecture recently completed an extension of a 19th-century cottage in western Australia, and instead of cloaking the structure in glass, as is the case with many modern additions to old...

Shadwell Opera - onward and upward (with your help)

4 months agoMusic / Classical : Planet Hugill

Shadwell Opera has had a good year. Their production of Philip Glass's In the Penal Colony in June 2014 was immensely successful, receiving good reviews and national coverage, and their two short films for Channel Four's Random Acts were watched by nearly half a million people. Show More Summary

Glass more than half full

I met Philip Glass while he was here for rehearsals of The Trial. Now he's off on the road around the UK. Head in the Bhagavad Gita, feet firmly on the ground (or possibly the other way round, given that he does yoga every day, presumably...Show More Summary

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