A quartet in one movement. Commissioned by Nederlands Dans Theater and the Norwegian National Opera & Ballet. Premiered by the Kronos Quartet in Amsterdam, July 2014. Of advanced difficulty.
A quartet in three untitled movements. Commissioned by the Kronos Quartet. Premiered in Vancouver, October 2013. Of advanced difficulty.
Printed from manuscript.
Program note by the composer; explanation of symbols.
This disc features String Quartets Nos. 2-5 by Glass, arranged for four guitars.
Contents: String Quartet No. 3, by Glass -- Le Bal, by Escaich -- Quatuor, by Gotkovsky. Performed by the Oasis Quartet on SATB saxophones.
The New York-based ensemble Brooklyn Rider presents two discs of music by Glass. Includes music from the film Bent, as well as the String Quartets Nos. 1-5.
Glass: String Quartet No. 3 -- Saxophone Quartet. Nyman: Songs for Tony. Performed by the sonic.art Saxophone Quartet.
Contents; Chaotic Harmony -- Taoist Sacred Dance -- Facades -- String Quartet No. 3. Mercelli performs on flute.
…all 14 tracks from The Glass Passenger, plus four tunes from the The Dear Jack EP by this CA rock quartet. Songs: American Love -- Annie Use Your Telescope -- Bloodshot -- Caves -- Crashin -- Dear Jack -- Diane, the Skyscraper -- Drop Out – The So Unknown -- Hammers and Strings (A Lullaby) -- Miss…
The Fine Arts Quartet performs: String Quartet No. 1 by Ralph Evans; String Quartet No. 2 (Company) by Philip Glass; String Quartet No. 3 by George Antheil; and Echoes for String Quartet by Bernard Herrmann.
Glass' second string quartet, it may also be performed by string orchestra. The four fairly brief movements show the composer's interest in minimalism. Printed from the autograph.
Contents: String Quartet No. 2 (Company) (1983); String Quartet No. 3 (Mishima) (1985); String Quartet No. 1 (1966); String Quartet No. 4 (Buczak) (1989). Performed by the Carducci String Quartet.
With composer's biographical sketch.Set of parts available : DU 10080. In five movements.
With Cian O'Duill, viola; Gemma Rosefield, cello; and the Carducci Quartet.
…for ensemble and electronic sound (2009) -- Ulaaraar, for bass clarinet and strings (2005) -- Amhas/Nirriti, for ensemble and electronic sound (2006) -- Jo-Ha-Kyu, for string quartet, harp, trombone, synthesizer and glass (2000/2010) -- Attaot, for ensemble and electronic sound (2009). Various…
Contents: Section I (Mvmt. II from Violin Concerto) -- Section II (Mvmt. III from Violin Concerto) -- Section III: The Grid -- Section IV: String Quartet No. 7. Commissioned by Nederlands Dans Theater and the Norwegian National Opera & Ballet for the world premiere of the ballet Spiritwalking by…
Contents: Bent #1 -- Bent #2 -- Bent #3 -- Bent#4 -- Bent #5 -- Bent #6 -- Bent #7 -- Bent #8. Of advanced difficulty.