- International Arts Initiatives
- Philip Glass – Etudes and other works for Solo Piano
Philip Glass – Etudes and other works for Solo Piano
Presented by International Arts Initiatives in partnership with the Chan Centre
“The most powerful composer of our time… what Glass is doing is changing the face of music for our time and all time.” – The Daily Telegraph
“The man who changed modern music.” – The Village Voice
Stirring and meditative, this evening of Philip Glass’ solo piano is a rare opportunity for audiences to experience this extraordinary and influential composer’s work first hand.
Featuring his most recent Etudes for piano as well as classics from Glass’ repertoire, this concert provides a glimpse into the intricacies of the composer’s work in its most elemental form. Speaking from the piano bench, Glass shares his personal insights into the program. An intimate and unique look at a visionary at work, this evening promises a fond re-acquaintance for Glass fans, and a perfect introduction to this icon of 20th and 21st century music for new audiences