Solo Piano download epub
by Philip Glass
FREE shipping on qualifying offers. Music Sales America). A collection of music arranged for solo piano, including Metamorphoses One to Five collected together for the first time.
FREE shipping on qualifying offers. Suitable for intermediate to advanced pianists. Contents: Metamorphosis 1-5 Mad Rush Wichita Vortex Sutra.
To Philip Glass, piano music is something intimate. It was no accident that his first CBS album, Glassworks, which was designed as an introduction to his music, began with solo piano
To Philip Glass, piano music is something intimate. It was no accident that his first CBS album, Glassworks, which was designed as an introduction to his music, began with solo piano. Though Glass characterizes much of the music on this recording as romantic, his performances are not in the virtuoso concert-hall tradition of Liszt or Rachmaninoff.
tudes for Solo Piano, Book 2: Nos. 11-20. Music by Philip Glass. COMMISSION: The original six etudes were written for Dennis Russell Davies and Achyn Freyer on the occasion of Davies’ 50th birthday. Glass composed an additional four for himself to expand his own piano technique, occasionally in response to individual commissions. No. -10 belong to Book 1 (1994). NOTES: 16 etudes were composed in 1994 for a projected set of 20. Book 2 (No. 1-20) was premiered in 2012 and published in 2014. PUBLISHER: Dunvagen Music Publishers.
Solo Piano (1989) is an album of piano music composed and performed by Philip Glass. It was produced by Kurt Munkacsi. The title of five of the seven tracks, "Metamorphosis", refers to and was inspired by the 1915 novella The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka. While all pieces were written in 1988, some were written for a staging of Metamorphosis, while others were for a documentary film called The Thin Blue Line directed by Errol Morris.
Philip Glass : Solo Piano. Philip Glass: The Hours Piano solo Hal Leonard. Music from the Motion Picture Arranged for Piano Solo. Format : Sheet music. Published by Hal Leonard.
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But by the time Glass sat down to record these piano pieces, he’d already begun to stray beyond the hardcore tenets of minimalism that he had helped develop in the '70s. His experience with operatic writing is clear throughout: The gorgeously lyrical Wichita Sutra Vortex (whose namesake is an Allen Ginsberg poem) became a staple of the contemporary repertoire shortly after this album was issued.
Here, Glass' connection to the established "classical" tradition is most evident. Though his pieces are "minimal" (subtly altered repeated patterns or melodic motifs), yet they have an unsentimental beauty and heartfelt grace that one would hear in . Bach's English Suites, as well as the piano music of Chopin and Erik Satie. Portions of the suite 'Metamorphosis' are based on Glass' score for THE THIN.
Listen free to Philip Glass – Solo Piano (Metamorphosis One, Metamorphosis: Two and more). Metamorphosis" was written in 1988 and takes its name from a play based on Kafka's short story. Numbers three and four are from Glass's incidental music to the play, which he wrote to fulfill separate but nearly simultaneous requests from two different theater companies.