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.
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- Masters of Minimalism: Philip Glasshttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02vf0h0.jpg2015-06-23T23:00:00ZGlass describes how he developed a new language for contemporary music in New York.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/5ae54dee-4dba-49c0-802a-a3b3b3adfe9b?clipfocus=p02vf0jqSelected ClipSelected ClipVideo 7 mins
Masters of Minimalism: Philip Glass
- What is minimalism?http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02vdzsy.jpg2015-06-23T23:00:00ZAlthough not big fans of the term, Steve Reich and Philip Glass explain the concept of minimalism and what it means to them.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/5ae54dee-4dba-49c0-802a-a3b3b3adfe9b?clipfocus=p02vdzxqSelected ClipSelected ClipVideo 3 mins
What is minimalism?
- Philip Glass discusses his life and musichttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p021bd8b.jpg2012-03-21T12:00:00ZPhilip Glass joins Donald Macleod to discuss his life and musichttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/5ae54dee-4dba-49c0-802a-a3b3b3adfe9b?clipfocus=p021bd9qSelected ClipSelected ClipAudio 1 hour 15 mins
Philip Glass discusses his life and music
- Philip Glasshttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02byt58.jpg2010-10-11T14:34:30ZSean Rafferty interviews Philip Glass ahead of a performance of Glass's 'In the Penal Colony' by Music Theatre Wales.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/5ae54dee-4dba-49c0-802a-a3b3b3adfe9b?clipfocus=p00bjr0kSelected ClipSelected ClipAudio 8 mins
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