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Glass: Etudes for Piano, Vol. 1, Nos. 1-10

Philip Glass

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A Nice Quiet Score for Life

I've been interested in Glass for years- so was glad to see the minimalism with piano only. The pieces are markedly "quiet" and pensive. I love the mathematics and repitition, which helps lend a hypnotic quality. Driving with this music is beautiful- Hell, living with this music is beautiful- remembering life with this music- I think it's a very special album- Thank you, Philip. Note- This is the only review I've ever felt compelled to write on i-tunes.

etudes 5-8

are mesmerizing; played them on autorepeat 296 times before the white coats came and took away my shuffle, my precious!

Glass's more "conventional" side

I think Philip Glass is nothing short of genius. His creativity is something that you have to respect whether or not you care for his music. This CD shows his more conventional side, leaving out his more "far out and spacey" tunes your more than likely to hear. His "Etudes for Piano" remind me of the outstanding work he did for the soundtrack of The Hours.

Biography

Born: January 31, 1937 in Baltimore, MD

Genre: Classical

Years Active: '60s, '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s, '10s

Philip Glass was unquestionably among the most innovative and influential composers of the 20th century. Postmodern music's most celebrated and high-profile proponent, his myriad orchestral works, operas, film scores, and dance pieces proved essential to the development of ambient and new age sounds, and his fusions of...
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Glass: Etudes for Piano, Vol. 1, Nos. 1-10, Philip Glass
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  • $9.90
  • Genres: Classical, Music
  • Released: May 01, 2003

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