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Philip Glass and Einstein's E = mc²

Energise your evening with this specially curated In Tune playlist featuring an eclectic mix of music to mark the publication of Einstein's paper on mass-energy equivalence in the journal Annalen der Physik, with musical favourites, lesser-known gems, and a few surprises.

30 minutes

Music Played

  • Aaron Copland

    Fanfare for the Common Man

    Orchestra: Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Antal Doráti.
    • Copland: El Salon Mexico, Dance Symphony, Detroit Symphony Orchestra.
    • Decca.
    • 5.
  • Philip Glass

    String Quartet No 3, 'Mishima' (1st mvt)

    Music Arranger: Stephen Cottrell. Ensemble: Delta Saxophone Quartet.
    • Clarinet Classics.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    'Etude en forme de valse' from 6 Studies for piano, Op.52

    Performer: Bertrand Chamayou.
    • ERATO.
  • Träd

    Geamparale á la Kosmos

    Ensemble: Kosmos Ensemble.
    • Nimbus Alliance.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Violin Sonata No 17 in C major, K 296

    Performer: Itzhak Perlman. Performer: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Symphony No 3 in C minor, Op 78 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Gaston Litaize. Conductor: Daniel Barenboim. Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra.
    • Saint-Saens: Organ Symphony, Danse Macabre, Le Deluge: Barenboim.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.


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