Philip Glass Glass Box: A Nonesuch Retrospective(10-CD)

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CD Details

  • Number of Discs: 10
  • Released: September 30, 2008
  • Label: Nonesuch

Tracks on Disc 1:

  • 1.Music in Contrary Motion
  • 2.Music With Changing Parts
  • 3.Music In Similar Motion

Tracks on Disc 2:

  • 1.Music in Twelve Parts, Parts Vii - X

Tracks on Disc 3:

  • 1.Einstein on the Beach, 9 selections

Tracks on Disc 4:

  • 1.Glassworks / Analog:
  • 2.Orange Mountain Music Archive
  • 3.Etoile Polaire
  • 4.Dressed Like an Egg
  • 5.Mad Rush for Organ

Tracks on Disc 5:

  • 1.Satyagraha, Act 1 - Iii, Scene 1

Tracks on Disc 6:

  • 1.Koyaanisqatsi, 6 Selections
  • 2.Powaqqatsi, 8 Selections

Tracks on Disc 7:

  • 1.String Quartets Nos. 2, 4, 5
  • 2.Etudes for Piano Nos. 2, 3, 5, 9

Tracks on Disc 8:

  • 1.Selections from the Civil warS
  • 2.Selections from Symphony No. 5
  • 3.Selections from Akhnaten
  • 4.Selections from Hydrogen Jukebox

Tracks on Disc 9:

  • 1.Symphonies Nos. 3; 8

Tracks on Disc 10:

  • 1.Filmworks, selections from

Product Description:

This elegantly packaged 10 disc retrospective surveys four decades of work by Philip Glass, from his earliest solo pieces to his world-renowned operas to his Oscar-nominated film scores. In music, words and pictures, it traces the evolution, as critic Tim Page puts it in his liner notes essay, of 'the first composer to win a wide, multi-generational audience in the opera house, the concert hall, the dance world, in film and in popular music-simultaneously.' The long-awaited release of this set follows this past spring's triumphal new staging of Glass's 1980 Satyagraha at the Metropolitan Opera House.

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  • UPC: 075597994698
  • Shipping Weight: 2.56/lbs (approx)
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