RECORDINGS

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SEE ALSO

RELATED COMPOSITIONS:
Glassworks
Akhnaten
Einstein on the Beach
Façades
In the Upper Room
Metamorphosis I - V
Satyagraha
Songs from Liquid Days
The Photographer

RELATED RECORDINGS:
Akhnaten on Sony Masterworks
DancePieces on Sony Masterworks
Einstein on the Beach on Nonesuch
Glassworks on Sony Masterworks
Songs from Liquid Days on Sony Masterworks
The Photographer on Sony Masterworks
Satyagraha on Sony Masterworks
Solo Piano on Sony Masterworks

ALTERNATE SLEEVES:
essentail philip glass

The Essential Philip Glass

(1993)

Music by Philip Glass

CATALOG:
Sony Masterworks SK 64133

TRACKS:

1 Lightning (from Songs From Liquid Days) 6:42
2 Changing Opinion (from Songs From Liquid Days) 10:38
3 Façades (from Glassworks) 7:21
4 A Gentleman's Honor (from The Photographer) 3:17
5 The Kuru Field of Justice (Extract) (from Satyagraha) 6:09
6 Protest (from Satyagraha) 4:19
7 Evening Song (from Satyagraha) 4:07
8 Hymn to the Sun (from Akhnaten) 6:16
9 Window of Appearances (from Akhnaten) 4:22
10 Bed (from Einstein On The Beach) 3:40
11 Dance VIII (from Dancepieces) 4:58
12 Metamorphosis Four (from Solo Piano) 7:00
13 Closing (from Glassworks) 5:59

REMARKS:
This compilation consists of previously released material.

CREDITS:
Original music composed by Philip Glass.
Lightning: Janice Pendarvis, vocals & The Philip Glass Ensemble (Philip Glass / Suzanne Vega).
Changing Opinion: Bernard Fowler, vocals / Michael Riesman, piano / Paul Dunkel, flute (Philip Glass / Paul Simon).

Façades: The Philip Glass Ensemble.
A Gentleman's Honor: The Philip Glass Ensemble.
The Kuru Field of Justice (Extract): Douglas Perry, tenor / New York City Opera Orchestra & Chorus.
Protest: Douglas Perry, tenor / New York City Opera Orchestra & Chorus.

Evening Song: Douglas Perry, tenor / New York City Opera Orchestra & Chorus.

Hymn to the Sun: Paul Esswood, counter tenor / Stuttgart State Opera, Orchestra & Chorus.

Window of Appearances: Paul Esswood, counter tenor / Stuttgart State Opera, Orchestra & Chorus.
Bed: The Philip Glass Ensemble.

Dance VIII: The Philip Glass Ensemble & Guests.
Metamorphosis Four: Philip Glass, solo piano.
Closing: The Philip Glass Ensemble.

Design: Colors. Cover Picture: Pictor International. Compilation by Ruut Swart.

All music published by Dunvagen Music Publishers, Inc. © 1979, 1982, 1987, 1989 Sony Music Entertainment Inc. Compilation © 1993 Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd.