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Philip Glass (born January 31, 1937) is an American composer. He is widely regarded as one of the most influential musicians of the late 20th century. .... But there was just no point in attempting to do their music better than they did and so we ...... to their lives or profundity to a grim and uninvolving film, for which Philip Glass ...

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Apr 12, 2019 ... Philip Glass: Philip Glass, American composer of innovative instrumental, ... His interest in atonal music drew him on to study composition at the Juilliard ... By the early 21st century he had produced scores for some four dozen ...

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Apr 2, 2014 ... I didn't make a living until I was in my 40s – I did construction work, moved furniture, anything. ... Philip Glass is an Oscar-nominated avant-garde composer whose ... Musician Philip Glass, born on January 31, 1937, in Baltimore, went .... people who shaped our world and the stories that shaped their lives.

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Glass has written music for experimental theater and for Academy Award-winning motion pictures such as “The Hours” and Martin Scorsese's “Kundun,” while ...

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His father typically brought home the 78 RPM records that did not sell. .... Glass' reputation as a serious composer suffered during this period, in part because he ... In fact, you can make a living and you can do the music that you want; it takes a ... "With minimalism, Philip Glass invented a new kind of music that attracted an ...

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Philip Glass - Composer - Long Biography - Music Sales Classical. ... This period culminated in Music in Twelve Parts and the landmark opera Einstein on the ...

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... who taught almost all of the major Western classical composers of the 20th century. ... His compositions were so avant-garde that he had to form the Philip Glass ... The only (Western) classical composer so far to appear on Saturday Night Live (1975). ... I did it because the training, the habits of work - those are lifelong ...

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Philip Glass is one of the great creative originals of the modern age. ... awarded to two other giants of 20th-century music: Igor Stravinsky and Aaron Copland.

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Although he has never achieved great critical success, Philip Glass has had major ... In the late 1960s, Glass was unable to make a living as a composer, and he had to ... work that had a marked impact on music in the late twentieth century. ... It did not conform to standard operatic expectations, in that it had no linear plot  ...