PHILIP GLASS

 

BIO: Through his operas, his symphonies, his compositions for his own ensemble, and his wide-ranging collaborations with artists ranging from Twyla Tharp to Allen Ginsberg, Woody Allen to David Bowie, Phil... (read more...)

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The Ahmanson Foundation Provides $1.5M Gift to Cal State LA's State PlayhouseThe Ahmanson Foundation Provides $1.5M Gift to Cal State LA's State Playhouse
March 22, 2017

The Ahmanson Foundation has awarded California State University, Los Angeles a two-year $1.5 million gift to update the University's State Playhouse. "This gift from The Ahmanson Foundation underscore... (more...)


Doug Varone and Dancers to Bring FOLDED and More to BAMDoug Varone and Dancers to Bring FOLDED and More to BAM
March 21, 2017

BAM presents Doug Varone and Dancers, celebrating 30th anniversary season with two NY premieres and one major revival, March 29-April 1, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. at the BAM Harvey Theater (651 Fulton St).  (more...)


Princeton Symphony Announces 2017-18 Season - Beethoven's Ninth Symphony with the Westminster Symphonic Choir and More!Princeton Symphony Announces 2017-18 Season - Beethoven's Ninth Symphony with the Westminster Symphonic Choir and More!
March 20, 2017

The Princeton Symphony Orchestra (PSO) announces its 2017-2018 season, the biggest yet with a six-concert classical series including Beethoven's Ninth Symphony and its life-affirming “Ode to Joy,” sym... (more...)


Experimental Music Ensemble Zero Times Everything to Release New Album 'Sonic Cinema'Experimental Music Ensemble Zero Times Everything to Release New Album 'Sonic Cinema'
March 20, 2017

Experimental music ensemble Zero Times Everything will be releasing their eagerly anticipated new album “Sonic Cinema” on April 21, 2017! (more...)


Carnegie Hall to Present THREE GENERATIONS Curated by Steve ReichCarnegie Hall to Present THREE GENERATIONS Curated by Steve Reich
March 20, 2017

On Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 7:30pm in Zankel Hall, Carnegie Hall will present Three Generations: Michael Gordon, David Lang, and Julia Wolfe, curated by Steve Reich as part of his 80th birthday se... (more...)


2017 Winners of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions are Announced2017 Winners of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions are Announced
March 20, 2017

After a months-long series of competitions at the district, regional, and national levels, a panel of expert judges named six young singers as the winners of the nation's most prestigious vocal compet... (more...)


Esa-Pekka Salonen to Conduct Davies's FOREST, Stravinsky's FUNERAL SONG & Strauss's ALSO SPRACH ZARATHUSTRAEsa-Pekka Salonen to Conduct Davies's FOREST, Stravinsky's FUNERAL SONG & Strauss's ALSO SPRACH ZARATHUSTRA
March 20, 2017

The Marie-Josée Kravis Composer-in-Residence Esa-Pekka Salonen will conduct the New York Philharmonic in the U.S. Premiere of Tansy Davies's Forest, the New York Premiere of Stravinsky's recently redi... (more...)


Photo Flash: First Look at Philip Glass's Opera, THE PERFECT AMERICAN, About Walt Disney's Final DaysPhoto Flash: First Look at Philip Glass's Opera, THE PERFECT AMERICAN, About Walt Disney's Final Days
March 17, 2017

Long Beach Opera is currently presenting the American Premiere of THE PERFECT AMERICAN, March 12 and 18, 2017, with music by Philip Glass and libretto by Rudy Wurlitzer. BroadwayWorld brings you a fir... (more...)


Roundup: Check Out The Top Stories From Los Angeles You Might Have Missed 3/17 - AMERICAN IDIOT Review and More!Roundup: Check Out The Top Stories From Los Angeles You Might Have Missed 3/17 - AMERICAN IDIOT Review and More!
March 17, 2017

Check out the top stories from Los Angeles you might have missed this week and more! (more...)


MATA FESTIVAL Returns to The Kitchen, 4/25 - 29MATA FESTIVAL Returns to The Kitchen, 4/25 - 29
March 16, 2017

Now in its nineteenth year, MATA Festival is back at The Kitchen on April 25 - 29 with an overflowing bounty of the newest music. Representing 31 early-career composers from seventeen countries, it of... (more...)


Cardboard Citizens Announce Casting For HOME TRUTHS: A Season Of Nine Brand New Plays Exploring The History Of HousingCardboard Citizens Announce Casting For HOME TRUTHS: A Season Of Nine Brand New Plays Exploring The History Of Housing
March 16, 2017

The award-winning theatre company Cardboard Citizens has today announced casting for its season of new work at The Bunker in London this April. Celebrating 25 years of making work with and for homeles... (more...)


LA Phil's Gustavo Dudamel to Lead Pittsburgh Symphony's BNY Mellon Grand Glassics Concert, 4/7-9LA Phil's Gustavo Dudamel to Lead Pittsburgh Symphony's BNY Mellon Grand Glassics Concert, 4/7-9
March 16, 2017

Gustavo Dudamel, music and artistic director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic and a luminary in the classical music world, will step in to lead the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's BNY Mellon Grand Clas... (more...)


Gustavo Dudamel Lead Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in Rare Guest AppearanceGustavo Dudamel Lead Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in Rare Guest Appearance
March 15, 2017

Gustavo Dudamel, music and artistic director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic and a luminary in the classical music world, will step in to lead the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's BNY Mellon Grand Clas... (more...)


Maya Beiser to Play Two Shows at Big Ears This MonthMaya Beiser to Play Two Shows at Big Ears This Month
March 15, 2017

"Cello goddess" (The New Yorker) Maya Beiser will perform two shows at this year's Big Ears Festival. On Friday, March 24, at 10:30am she opens the day with Morning Trance, a solo show at The Mill & M... (more...)


Nine Young Opera Singers Advance To Final Round of Met's National Council AuditionsNine Young Opera Singers Advance To Final Round of Met's National Council Auditions
March 15, 2017

Following yesterday's highly competitive semi-final competition, nine young singers will advance to the final phase of the Metropolitan Opera's 2017 National Council Auditions, America's most prestigi... (more...)


Edinburgh International Festival Launches 2017 ProgrammeEdinburgh International Festival Launches 2017 Programme
March 15, 2017

???????Edinburgh International Festival today unveiled its 2017 programme which marks the event's 70th anniversary. This year's International Festival runs from Friday 4 to Monday 28 August, welcoming... (more...)


Opera Carolina Goes West (By Way Of Italy) With Puccini's GIRL OF THE WEST, 4/23, 27, 29Opera Carolina Goes West (By Way Of Italy) With Puccini's GIRL OF THE WEST, 4/23, 27, 29
March 15, 2017

When Puccini's The Girl of the West premieres in Charlotte, it will be the culmination of a nearly two-year partnership between Opera Carolina, New York City Opera, Teatro Lirico in Cagliari, Sardenia... (more...)


Kronos Quartet and Wu Man Concert Inspires Related Events Examining China's Musical and Cultural TraditionsKronos Quartet and Wu Man Concert Inspires Related Events Examining China's Musical and Cultural Traditions
March 14, 2017

Kronos Quartet and Wu Man return to the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center Presenting Series on Saturday, March 25 at 7:30 p.m. A new program weaves together China-focused compositions by Philip Glass, ... (more...)


BAM Presents Doug Varone And Dancers Celebrating 30th Season, 3/29-4/1BAM Presents Doug Varone And Dancers Celebrating 30th Season, 3/29-4/1
March 14, 2017

Doug Varone and Dancers return to BAM to celebrate 30 years of visionary work with three dances representing the past, present, and future of the company. The program comprises a revival of the Philip... (more...)


Pig Iron's A PERIOD OF ANIMATE EXISTENCE Set for U Penn ConferencePig Iron's A PERIOD OF ANIMATE EXISTENCE Set for U Penn Conference
March 13, 2017

The internationally acclaimed Pig Iron Theatre Company's A Period of Animate Existence, an ambitious new multimedia stage work meditating on extinctions, climate change, and the Anthropocene, will fig... (more...)


Philip Glass's THE PERFECT AMERICAN Opera Tells the Story of Walt Disney's Final DaysPhilip Glass's THE PERFECT AMERICAN Opera Tells the Story of Walt Disney's Final Days
March 10, 2017

Long Beach Opera presents the American Premiere of THE PERFECT AMERICAN, March 12 and 18, 2-18, with music by Philip Glass and libretto by Rudy Wurlitzer. (more...)


Roundup: Check Out The Top Stories From Chicago You Might Have Missed This WeekRoundup: Check Out The Top Stories From Chicago You Might Have Missed This Week
by - March 10, 2017

Check out the top stories from Chicago you might have missed this week and more! (more...)


Steve Reich To Curate THREE GENERATIONS At Carnegie Hall, 4/6Steve Reich To Curate THREE GENERATIONS At Carnegie Hall, 4/6
March 10, 2017

This spring, Steve Reich, holder of the 2016-2017 Richard and Barbara Debs Composer Chair, returns to Carnegie Hall to curate Three Generations-a four-concert series in Zankel Hall. (more...)


Da Camera presents MIX AT THE MATCH 4/25Da Camera presents MIX AT THE MATCH 4/25
March 09, 2017

Da Camera of Houston presents 'Da Camera Mix at the MATCH' Tuesday, April 25, 2017 through Saturday, April 29, 2017. Sets begin at 7:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. at the Midtown Arts and Theater Center Houston (... (more...)


On Site Opera Presents Mozart's THE SECRET GARDENER, 5/11-13On Site Opera Presents Mozart's THE SECRET GARDENER, 5/11-13
March 07, 2017

Known for staging 'the ultimate in intimate productions' (The New York Times), On Site Opera (OSO) presents a trio of exciting new site-specific opera productions in 2017, beginning May 11-13 with Moz... (more...)







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