Printed from manuscript.
With composer's biographical sketch.Set of parts available : DU 10080. In five movements.
This disc features String Quartets Nos. 2-5 by Glass, arranged for four guitars.
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.
Contents; Chaotic Harmony -- Taoist Sacred Dance -- Facades -- String Quartet No. 3. Mercelli performs on flute.
Glass: String Quartet No. 3 -- Saxophone Quartet. Nyman: Songs for Tony. Performed by the sonic.art Saxophone Quartet.
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.
…pianos / Patrick Zimmerli -- Music for 18 Musicians, for 4 female voices & 16 instruments / Steve Reich -- Lonely Woman / Ornette Coleman -- Modern Music, for 2 pianos / Patrick Zimmerli -- Elegia, for piano / Kevin Hays -- String Quartet No. 5 / Philip Glass. Featuring Brad Mehldau and Kevin Hays.
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.
A quartet in three untitled movements. Commissioned by the Kronos Quartet. Premiered in Vancouver, October 2013. Of advanced difficulty.
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.
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With Cian O'Duill, viola; Gemma Rosefield, cello; and the Carducci Quartet.
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…
Full score available : DU 10033.
Contents: Bent #1 -- Bent #2 -- Bent #3 -- Bent#4 -- Bent #5 -- Bent #6 -- Bent #7 -- Bent #8. Of advanced difficulty.
In six movements. With biographical introduction.