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600 Lines (1)
1000 Airplanes on the Roof (1)
A Gentleman's Honor (2)
Aguas da Amazonia (arr. Third Coast Percussion) (1)
Akhnaten (6)
A secret solo (2)
Brass Sextet (1)
Changing Opinion (2)
Choral plainchant elaborated with Choral re-entry in repeated quaver movement (1)
Closing (1)
Company (1)
Concerto Fantasy for two timpanists and orchestra (transc. Mark Lortz for wind band) (1)
Contrary Motion (1969) (1)
Dance no.2 (3)
Dance no.4 (4)
Definition (1)
Dracula Suite (arr. Michael Riesman) (1)
Dracula Suite (2)
Dreaming awake (2)
Echorus (3)
Einstein on the Beach (6)
» Aria
» Bed
Etude no.1 (2)
Etude no.2 (reworked by Christian Badzura) (2)
Etude no.2 (4)
Etude no.3 (2)
Etude no.5 (reworked by Christian Badzura) (1)
Etude no.5 (4)
Etude no.6 (4)
Etude no.8 (1)
Etude no.9 (reworked by CFCF) (1)
Etude no.9 (6)
Etude no.10 (1)
Etude no.11 (1)
Etude no.12 (2)
Etude no.13 (2)
Etude no.14 (2)
Etude no.15 (2)
Etude no.16 (3)
Etude no.17 (2)
Etude no.18 (4)
Etude no.20 (4)
Etudes for Piano nos.1-10 (4)
Etudes for Piano nos.11-20 (4)
Facades (trans. for 4 double basses, harpsichord & piano) (1)
Facades (6)
Forgetting (1)
Funeral of Amenhotep III (1)
Glasspiece no.1 (1)
Glassworks 2 (1)
Glassworks (12)
» Floe
Harmonium Mountain (1)
Harpsichord Concerto (1)
How Now (3)
In the Summer House (transcr. for 2 violins by Alexandra du Bois) (1)
In the Upper Room (2)
Itaipu (3)
Jane (documentary soundtrack) (1)
Koyaanisqatsi (Soundtrack) (1)
Koyaanisqatsi (1)
La belle et la bete (1)
Les Enfants terribles (1)
» Suite
Lift Off (arr. of Koyaanisqatsi) (1)
Lightning (2)
Liquid Days (2)
Low Symphony (1)
» III
Mad Rush (transcr. for 2 violins by Alexandra du Bois) (1)
Mad Rush (11)
Metamorphosis I-V (6)
Metamorphosis II (version for solo piano) (3)
Metamorphosis II (2)
Metamorphosis IV (2)
Metamorphosis (2)
Mishima (arr. Michael Riesman) (1)
Modern Love Waltz (4)
Monsters of Grace (1)
Music in Contrary Motion (2)
Music in Fifths (5)
Music in Similar Motion (2)
Naqoyqatsi (Life as War) (film score) (3)
North Star: Etoile polaire (arr. James McVinnie) (1)
Notes On A Scandal (1)
Olympian (4)
One+One (1st version) (1968) (1)
Opening Section: choral plainchant (1)
Opening (1)
Open the Kingdom (Liquid Days, Part Two) (1)
Orbit (1)
Organ interlude on C pedal in minims with gentle cross-rhythms (1)
Orphee: Suite (arr. Paul Barnes for piano) (1)
Overture (1)
Passages (1)
Piano Concerto no.3 (1)
Piano Sonatina no.2 (1)
Point Blank (1)
Satyagraha (7)
» Act II
» Act I
Sequences with organ obligato (1)
Songs (3) for choir a capella (1)
String Quartet no.1 (2)
String Quartet no.2 'Company' (9)
String Quartet no.3 'Mishima' (6)
String Quartet no.4 'Buczak' (2)
String Quartet no.5 (2)
String Sextet (1)
Symphony no.1 'Low' (1)
Symphony no.2 (2)
Symphony no.3 (2)
Symphony no.4 'Heroes' (5)
The Fall of the House of Usher (1)
The Hours (OST) (5)
The Hours (arr. piano solo by Michael Riesman and Nico Muhly) (3)
The Hours: Suite (arr. Michael Riesman) (1)
The Hours: Suite for piano and orchestra (arr. Michael Riesman) (1)
The Hours Suite (1)
The Hours (2)
The Illusionist: Suite (1)
The Illusionist (1)
» Finale
The Light (2)
The Orphee Suite (1)
The Perfect American (3)
The Photographer (1)
» Act 2
The Secret Agent (OST) (1)
The Trial (1)
The late, great Johnny Ace: Coda (1)
Trilogy Sonata (4)
Truman Sleeps (2)
Two Pages (5)
Violin Concerto (arr. for saxophone) (1)
Violin Concerto no.2 'The American Four Seasons' (1)
Violin Concerto (7)
» II
Violin Sonata (arr. for saxophone and orchestra) (1)
Violin Sonata (2)
Wichita Vortex Sutra (7)

Philip Morris Glass (born January 31, 1937) is an American composer. He is considered one of the most influential music makers of the late 20th century. His music is also often controversially described as minimal music, along with the work of the other "major minimalists" La Monte Young, Terry Riley and Steve Reich.

Glass has distanced himself from the "minimalist" label, describing himself instead as a composer of "music with repetitive structures". Though his early mature music shares much with what is normally called "minimalist", he has since evolved stylistically. Currently, he describes himself as a "Classicist", pointing out that he is trained in harmony and counterpoint and studied such composers as Franz Schubert, Johann Sebastian Bach and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart with Nadia Boulanger.

Glass is a prolific composer: he has written works for the musical group which he founded, the Philip Glass Ensemble (with which he still performs on keyboards), as well as operas, musical theatre works, ten symphonies, eleven concertos, solo works, chamber music including string quartets and instrumental sonatas, and film scores. Three of his film scores have been nominated for Academy Awards.

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ARC: Glass-Handel
ARC: Glass-Handel

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(Decca - Gold)

Glass - Complete Etudes for Piano
Glass - Complete Etudes for Piano

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(Steinway & Sons)

Anne Akiko Meyers: Mirror in Mirror
Anne Akiko Meyers: Mirror in Mirror

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(Avie)

Circles: Piano Concertos by JS Bach & Glass
Circles: Piano Concertos by JS Bach & Glass

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(Orange Mountain Music)

Third Coast Percussion: Paddle to the Sea
Third Coast Percussion: Paddle to the Sea

£12.30

(Cedille Records)

Glass - Complete Etudes for Solo Piano
Glass - Complete Etudes for Solo Piano

£17.58

(ABC Classics)

Glass - Complete Piano Etudes
Glass - Complete Piano Etudes

£8.50

(Brilliant Classics)

Glass - The Trial
Glass - The Trial

£22.75

(Orange Mountain Music)

Philip Glass - Jane (OST)
Philip Glass - Jane (OST)

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(Sony)

Company: String Quartets by Glass, Vasks, Part & Ucarsu
Company: String Quartets by Glass, Vasks, Part & Ucarsu

£12.30

(Onyx)

Piano Masters
Piano Masters

£8.79

(Deutsche Grammophon)

Home: Works for Solo Harp
Home: Works for Solo Harp

£11.88

(Avie)

Different Things: Music for Violin & Piano
Different Things: Music for Violin & Piano

£12.30

(CD Accord)

Minimal Piano Collection Vols XXI-XXVIII
Minimal Piano Collection Vols XXI-XXVIII

£21.80

(Brilliant Classics)

Shaping the Century Vol.2: 1950-2000
Shaping the Century Vol.2: 1950-2000

£104.45

(Deutsche Grammophon)

Philip Glass - Piano Works (LP)
Philip Glass - Piano Works (LP)

£26.55

(Deutsche Grammophon)

Glass - Violin Concerto; Schnittke - Concerto grosso no.5 (LP)
Glass - Violin Concerto; Schnittke - Concerto grosso no.5 (LP)

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(Deutsche Grammophon)

Amy Dickson: Glass
Amy Dickson: Glass

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(Sony)

Philip Glass - Piano Works
Philip Glass - Piano Works

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(Deutsche Grammophon)

Glass Essentials: An 80th Anniversary Tribute (LP)
Glass Essentials: An 80th Anniversary Tribute (LP)

£22.76

(Grand Piano)

Philip Glass: The Complete Sony Recordings
Philip Glass: The Complete Sony Recordings

£85.45

(Sony)

In Time: Music for Solo Percussion
In Time: Music for Solo Percussion

£11.35

(RTE Lyric FM)

The Glass Effect: The Music of Philip Glass
The Glass Effect: The Music of Philip Glass

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(Sony)

Glass - Dreaming Awake
Glass - Dreaming Awake

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(Sono Luminus)