Arts Preview: Classical music's heavy
OCRegisterArts Preview: Classical music's heavy hitters are on the wayOCRegisterOrange County's resident symphony orchestra is having a banner year filled with household names: Garrick Ohlsson, Andre Previn, Pinchas Zukerman, Philip Glass, Andre Watts. But Pacific Symphony's biggest date is in New York when it makes its Carnegie ...and more »
Posted on 10 September 2017 | 1:16 am
Concho Valley rancher makes case for hunting
San Angelo Standard TimesConcho Valley rancher makes case for hunting in 'Trophy' documentarySan Angelo Standard TimesSAN ANGELO – If you told local rancher Philip Glass a couple of years ago that he'd be debating hunting with Alec Baldwin at a private film screening in the Hamptons this year, he would have said you were crazy. But that's exactly what he has been ...
Posted on 9 September 2017 | 3:13 pm
Simone Dinnerstein and A Far Cry Premiere
Simone Dinnerstein and A Far Cry Premiere New Philip Glass ConcertoBroadway WorldSimone Dinnerstein and A Far Cry Premiere New Philip Glass Concerto In its 2017-18 season, the Grammy-nominated self-conducted chamber music collective A Far Cry joins pianist Simone Dinnerstein to premiere a new concerto for piano and strings ...and more »
Posted on 8 September 2017 | 7:31 pm
Philip Glass: Aguas da Amazonia - Houston
Houston PressPhilip Glass: Aguas da AmazoniaHouston PressThis month, the ensemble is dedicating a performance to famed composer Philip Glass, widely regarded as among the most influential musicians of the 20th century. Saturday, Aperio presents the North American premiere of Glass's Águas da Amazônia, ...
Posted on 7 September 2017 | 11:28 am
Pacific Symphony's new season includes
OCRegisterPacific Symphony's new season includes Carnegie Hall, big-name guests and da-da-da-DAH!OCRegisterThere's the orchestra's Carnegie Hall debut next spring, of course, with Philip Glass' “The Passion of Ramakrishna.” But the rest of Pacific Symphony's busy season reveals one weighty masterwork after another: Rachmaninoff's second and ninth piano ...and more »
Posted on 7 September 2017 | 6:01 am
Under Armour has launched its latest shot in
A 60-second TV spot, which uses the soundtrack from the Philip Glass Knee series of operas, shows the athletes in training mode. They are then multiplied, becoming an "army" of clones, repeating their reps. Adam Peake, executive vice president of marketing ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 1:22 am
The week in radio: Seriously…; Overage
Hard-drinking pensioners and Osama Bin Laden’s audio legacy were among the highlights as Radio 4 got its documentary house in order I don’t know, you go away for a few days and when you get back they’ve changed the menu at your favourite caff, put ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 4:35 pm
Philip Glass: Taxi Driver
Philip Glass revisits his parallel lives in 1970s New York - driving a taxicab through threatening twilight streets while emerging as a composer in Manhattan's downtown arts scene. The Philip Glass Ensemble formed in 1968 and performed in lofts, museums ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 8:31 pm
Philip Glass, ‘Organic': The Week In One
This week: the European Space Agency’s Philae lander finds evidence of organic molecules — never before found on an object like a comet — on Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko To mark this, here’s Philip Glass’s minimal composition Organic, taken ...
Posted on 31 July 2015 | 5:41 am
How To Review Philip Glass’ Autobiography
“When I told a snarky friend I was writing about the new Philip Glass autobiography, Words Without Music, she asked, ‘Does it go like this: I, I, I, I, I, I, was, was, was, was, was, born, born, born, born?’ Snarky.” Share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
Posted on 26 July 2015 | 10:42 am