|Publisher:||Dunvagen Music Publishers|
|Instrumentation:||Cello and Orchestra|
|Work Type:||Cello and Orchestra|
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 Hopi Indian words as musical inspiration. Remember the famous scores to the films Koyaanisqatsi and Powaqqatsi? …
Music by Philip Glass Commissioned by the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Premiere: March 30, 2012 with cellist Matt Haimovitz and the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Dennis Russell Davies.