Tag Archives: Philip Glass

Minimalistic Film Music

In this post about Clint Mansell’s score for The Fountain, I compared one track to Philip Glass’ score for The Hours. To me this is one of the truly great scores out there and it’s just as gripping without the … Continue reading

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One Year with Fine Music

It’s now one year since the first post was published at musicride.org. Before that, the first three reviews were published on testsites at Blogspot and WordPress; Mozart: Complete Works for Horn and Orchestra or: good music well presented on 12 … Continue reading

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Glass: Violin Concerto

I stumbled over the first movement of Philip Glass’ violin concerto on Naxos’ American Classics Sampler. On the first listening the starting bars of it wasn’t that ear-catching, so it took me a while before I listened to the entire … Continue reading

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