Philip Glass

Cello Concerto No. 2

The music for Philip Glass’ second concerto for cello and orchestra is cobbled from a 2001 film score, Naqoyqatsi: Life as War. Glass seems to have particular success when using [...]

2019-06-13T02:57:13+00:00Composed By |Instrumentation By Cello and Orchestra|Work Type

Partita No. 2 for Solo Cello

Premiered June 22, 2017 at the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem Massachusetts by cellist Matt Haimovitz

2019-06-13T02:59:05+00:00Composed By |Instrumentation By Solo Cello|Work Type

Partita No. 1 for Solo Cello

A seven movement work for solo cello dedicated to cellist Wendy Sutter premiered in New York in January 2007. Originally based on the music of Glass’ film score to “Chaotic [...]

2019-06-13T03:21:33+00:00Composed By |Instrumentation By Solo Cello|Work Type

Concerto for Cello and Orchestra No. 1

In this vibrant work [...] rhythm is key. Once the classic Glass arpeggios get started, there are few opportunities to stop for breath. Much of the load rests on the [...]

2019-06-13T03:21:48+00:00Composed By |Instrumentation By Cello and Orchestra|Work Type

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