Philip Glass: The Complete Sony Recordings 24 CD Box Set Includes Glassworks 2016 10-28-16 Release Date


To celebrate the 80th birthday of the legendary American composer, The Complete Sony Recordings is the first ever release of Philip Glass Sony Classical recordings together in a limited-edition box set. The 24-CD set includes the first ever release of Glassworks.

Specially mixed for your personal cassette player on CD, a 44 minute interview with Philip Glass on Glassworks (previously only available on a Columbia 7), a hard bound book with the original liner notes, most penned by Glass himself, plus full discographical notes and complete libretti.

  • 1 Opening Glass, Philip; Philip Glass Ensemble6:25  
  • 2 Floe Glass, Philip; Philip Glass Ensemble5:59  
  • 3 Islands Glass, Philip; Philip Glass Ensemble7:39  
  • 4 Rubric Glass, Philip; Philip Glass Ensemble6:04  
  • 5 Facades Glass, Philip; Philip Glass Ensemble7:21  
  • 6 Closing Glass, Philip; Philip Glass Ensemble5:59  
  • - Disc 2 -
  • 1 Opening (Remix) (Specially Mixed for Your Personal Cassette Player) Glass, Philip; Philip Glass Ensemble6:26  
  • 2 Floe (Remix) (Specially Mixed for Your Personal Cassette Player) Glass, Philip; Philip Glass Ensemble6:00  
  • 3 Islands (Remix) (Specially Mixed for Your Personal Cassette Player) Glass, Philip; Philip Glass Ensemble7:42  
  • 4 Rubric (Remix) (Specially Mixed for Your Personal Cassette Player) Glass, Philip; Philip Glass Ensemble6:05  
  • 5 Facades (Remix) (Specially Mixed for Your Personal Cassette Player) Glass, Philip; Philip Glass Ensemble7:22  
  • 6 Closing (Remix) (Specially Mixed for Your Personal Cassette Player) Glass, Philip; Philip Glass Ensemble5:59  
  • - Disc 3 -
  • 1 An Interview with Philip Glass with Selections from Glassworks; Introduction Glass, Philip 0:51  
  • 2 An Interview with Philip Glass with Selections from Glassworks; Part I Glass, Philip12:28  
  • 3 An Interview with Philip Glass with Selections from Glassworks; Part II Glass, Philip 7:31  
  • 4 An Interview with Philip Glass with Selections from Glassworks; Part III Glass, Philip 6:06  
  • 5 An Interview with Philip Glass with Selections from Glassworks; Part IV Glass, Philip11:44  
  • 6 An Interview with Philip Glass with Selections from Glassworks; Part V Glass, Philip 5:56  
  • 7 An Interview with Philip Glass with Selections from Glassworks; Credits Glass, Philip 0:33  
  • 8 Rubric (Short Version) Glass, Philip; Philip Glass Ensemble3:28  
  • - Disc 4 -
  • 1 The Photographer; Act I: "A Gentleman's Honor" (Vocal) Riesman, Michael; Philip Glass Ensemble ; Zukovsky, Paul 3:17  
  • 2 The Photographer; Act II Riesman, Michael; Philip Glass Ensemble ; Zukovsky, Paul16:25  
  • 3 The Photographer; a Gentleman's Honor Riesman, Michael; Philip Glass Ensemble ; Zukovsky, Paul 3:19 
  • 4 The Photographer; Act III Riesman, Michael; Philip Glass Ensemble ; Zukovsky, Paul19:20  
  • - Disc 5 -
  • 1 Einstein on the Beach; Knee Play 1 Philip Glass Ensemble ; Reisman, Michael 3:53 
  • 2 Einstein on the Beach; Act I, Scene 1 - Train Philip Glass Ensemble ; Reisman, Michael17:20 
  • 3 Einstein on the Beach; Act I, Scene 2 - Trail Philip Glass Ensemble ; Reisman, Michael23:19 
  • - Disc 6 -
  • 1 Einstein on the Beach; Knee Play 2 Philip Glass Ensemble ; Reisman, Michael 6:50 
  • 2 Einstein on the Beach; Act II, Scene 1 - Dance 1 "Field with Spaceship" Philip Glass Ensemble ; Reisman, Michael13:41 
  • 3 Einstein on the Beach; Act II, Scene 2 - Night Train Philip Glass Ensemble ; Reisman, Michael13:52 
  • 4 Einstein on the Beach; Knee Play 3 Philip Glass Ensemble ; Reisman, Michael 5:38 
  • - Disc 7 -
  • 1 Einstein on the Beach; Act III, Scene 1 - Trail / Prison Philip Glass Ensemble ; Reisman, Michael18:17 
  • 2 Einstein on the Beach; Act III, Scene 2 - Dance 2 "Field with Spaceship" Philip Glass Ensemble ; Reisman, Michael17:10 
  • 3 Einstein on the Beach; Knee Play 4 Philip Glass Ensemble ; Reisman, Michael 6:45 
  • - Disc 8 -
  • 1 Einstein on the Beach; Act IV, Scene 1 - Building Philip Glass Ensemble ; Reisman, Michael 7:30 
  • 2 Einstein on the Beach; Act IV, Scene 2 - Bed Philip Glass Ensemble ; Reisman, Michael11:49 
  • 3 Einstein on the Beach; Act IV, Scene 3 - Spaceship Philip Glass Ensemble ; Reisman, Michael13:23 
  • 4 Einstein on the Beach; Knee Play 5 Philip Glass Ensemble ; Reisman, Michael 5:31 
  • - Disc 9 -
  • 1 Satyagraha; Act I - Tolstoy - Scene 1 New York City Opera Orchestra & Chorus18:47  
  • 2 Satyagraha; Act I - Tolstoy - Scene 2 New York City Opera Orchestra & Chorus11:01  
  • 3 Satyagraha; Act I - Tolstoy - Scene 3 New York City Opera Orchestra & Chorus11:40  
  • - Disc 10 -
  • 1 Satyagraha; Act II - Tagore - Scene 1 New York City Opera Orchestra & Chorus14:44  
  • 2 Satyagraha; Act II - Tagore - Scene 2 New York City Opera Orchestra & Chorus11:32  
  • 3 Satyagraha; Act II - Tagore - Scene 3 New York City Opera Orchestra & Chorus15:19  
  • - Disc 11 -
  • 1 Satyagraha; Act III - King - Part 1 New York City Opera Orchestra & Chorus15:35  
  • 2 Satyagraha; Act III - King - Part 2 New York City Opera Orchestra & Chorus16:06  
  • 3 Satyagraha; Act III - King - Part 3 New York City Opera Orchestra & Chorus 8:26  
  • - Disc 12 -
  • 1 Changing Opinion Fowler, Bernard; Riesman, Michael; Philip Glass Ensemble ; Dunkel, Paul 9:57  
  • 2 Lightning (Vocal) Philip Glass Ensemble ; Pendarvis 6:43  
  • 3 Freezing (Vocal) Kronos Quartet; Ronstadt, Linda; Philip Glass Ensemble3:1605/04/10  
  • 4 Liquid Days (Part I) (Vocal) Philip Glass Ensemble4:46  
  • 5 Open the Kingdom (Liquid Days, Part II) (Vocal) Philip Glass Ensemble7:00 
  • 6 Forgetting Kronos Quartet; Ronstadt, Linda; Philip Glass Ensemble8:10  
  • - Disc 13 -
  • 1 In the Upper Room; Dance I Riesman, Michael; Philip Glass Ensemble1:11  
  • 2 In the Upper Room; Dance II Riesman, Michael; Philip Glass Ensemble5:42  
  • 3 In the Upper Room; Dance V Riesman, Michael; Philip Glass Ensemble3:25  
  • 4 In the Upper Room; Dance VIII Riesman, Michael; Philip Glass Ensemble4:58  
  • 5 In the Upper Room; Dance IX Riesman, Michael; Philip Glass Ensemble8:09  
  • 6 Glasspieces; Glasspiece No. 1 ("Rubric" from Glassworks) Riesman, Michael; Philip Glass Ensemble6:04  
  • 7 Glasspieces; Glasspiece No. 2 ("Facades" from Glassworks) Riesman, Michael; Philip Glass Ensemble7:21  
  • 8 Glasspieces; Glasspiece No. 3 ("Funeral" from Akhnaten) Riesman, Michael; Philip Glass Ensemble8:54  
  • - Disc 14 -
  • 1 Akhnaten; Act I, Prelude - Refrain, Verse 1, Verse 2 Davies, Dennis Russell; Stuttgart State Opera Orchestra & Chorus10:44  
  • 2 Akhnaten; Act I, Prelude - Verse 3 Davies, Dennis Russell; Stuttgart State Opera Orchestra & Chorus 0:41  
  • 3 Akhnaten; Act I, Scene 1 - Funeral of Amenhotep III Davies, Dennis Russell; Stuttgart State Opera Orchestra & Chorus 9:00  
  • 4 Akhnaten; Act I, Scene 2 - Coronation of Akhnaten Davies, Dennis Russell; Stuttgart State Opera Orchestra & Chorus17:15  
  • 5 Akhnaten; Act I, Scene 3 - Window of Appearances Davies, Dennis Russell; Stuttgart State Opera Orchestra & Chorus 9:03  
  • 6 Akhnaten; Act II, Scene 1 - Temple Davies, Dennis Russell; Stuttgart State Opera Orchestra & Chorus12:48  
  • 7 Akhnaten; Act II, Scene 2 - Akhnaten and Nefertiti Davies, Dennis Russell; Stuttgart State Opera Orchestra & Chorus10:12  
  • - Disc 15 -
  • 1 Akhnaten; Act II, Scene 3 - the City, Dance Davies, Dennis Russell; Stuttgart State Opera Orchestra & Chorus 2:30 
  • 2 Akhnaten; Act II, Scene 3 - Dance Davies, Dennis Russell; Stuttgart State Opera Orchestra & Chorus 5:10  
  • 3 Akhnaten; Act II, Scene 4 - Hymn Davies, Dennis Russell; Stuttgart State Opera Orchestra & Chorus13:35  
  • 4 Akhnaten; Act III, Scene 1 - the Family Davies, Dennis Russell; Stuttgart State Opera Orchestra & Chorus11:36 
  • 5 Akhnaten; Act III, Scene 2 - Attack and Fall Davies, Dennis Russell; Stuttgart State Opera Orchestra & Chorus 7:43  
  • 6 Akhnaten; Act III, Scene 3 - the Ruins Davies, Dennis Russell; Stuttgart State Opera Orchestra & Chorus 7:28 
  • 7 Akhnaten; Act III, Scene 4 - Epilogue Davies, Dennis Russell; Stuttgart State Opera Orchestra & Chorus10:38  
  • - Disc 16 -
  • 1 Dance No. 1 Glass, Philip19:20  
  • 2 Dance No. 2 Reisman, Michael22:59  
  • - Disc 17 -
  • 1 Dance No. 3 Glass, Philip18:36  
  • 2 Dance No. 4 Glass, Philip23:31  
  • 3 Dance No. 5 Ohrenstein, Dora20:16  
  • - Disc 18 -
  • 1 Metamorphosis; Metamorphosis One Glass, Philip 5:41  
  • 2 Metamorphosis; Metamorphosis Two Glass, Philip 7:22  
  • 3 Metamorphosis; Metamorphosis Three Glass, Philip 5:33  
  • 4 Metamorphosis; Metamorphosis Four Glass, Philip 7:01  
  • 5 Metamorphosis; Metamorphosis Five Glass, Philip 5:06  
  • 6 Mad Rush Glass, Philip13:45  
  • 7 Wichita Sutra Vortex Glass, Philip 6:53  
  • - Disc 19 -
  • 1 Protest (From "Satyagraha") Perry, Douglas 4:21 
  • 2 Evening Song (From "Satyagraha") Perry, Douglas 4:11 
  • 3 Hymn to the Sun (From "Akhnaten") Esswood, Paul 6:17 
  • 4 Trial / Prison (From "Einstein on the Beach") (Album Version) Glass, Philip; Philip Glass Ensemble2:51 
  • 5 Akhnaten and Nefertiti (From "Akhnaten") Esswood, Paul 4:17 
  • 6 Kuru Field of Justice (From "Satyagraha") Perry, Douglas 6:08 
  • 7 Knee Play 1 (From "Einstein on the Beach") (Album Version) Glass, Philip; Philip Glass Ensemble3:33 
  • 8 Tolstoy Farm (From "Satyagraha") Perry, Douglas 4:58 
  • 9 Window of Appearances (From "Akhnaten") (Album Version) Esswood, Paul 4:25 
  • 10 Bed (From "Einstein on the Beach") Glass, Philip; Philip Glass Ensemble3:42 
  • 11 Epilogue (From "Akhnaten") (Album Version) Esswood, Paul 4:23 
  • 12 Knee Play 5 (From "Einstein on the Beach") (Album Version) Glass, Philip; Philip Glass Ensemble5:11 
  • - Disc 20 -
  • 1 Itaipu; I. Mato Grosso (Voice) Shaw, Robert; Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chorus11:41  
  • 2 Itaipu; II. the Lake (Voice) Shaw, Robert; Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chorus10:03 
  • 3 Itaipu; III. the Dam (Voice) Shaw, Robert; Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chorus11:47 
  • 4 Itaipu; IV. to the Sea (Voice) Shaw, Robert; Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chorus 5:39 
  • 5 The Canyon (Voice) Shaw, Robert; Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chorus16:32  
  • - Disc 21 -
  • 1 Dance No. 4 Joyce, Donald20:34  
  • 2 Mad Rush Joyce, Donald10:41  
  • 3 Dance No. 2 Joyce, Donald24:26  
  • 4 Contrary Motion Joyce, Donald12:07  
  • 5 Satyagraha, Act III - King: Part 3 Joyce, Donald 9:27  
  • - Disc 22 -
  • 1 Naqoyqatsi Ma, Yo-Yo; Philip Glass Ensemble7:56  
  • 2 Primacy of Number Ma, Yo-Yo; Philip Glass Ensemble6:52  
  • 3 Massman Ma, Yo-Yo; Philip Glass Ensemble9:48  
  • 4 New World Ma, Yo-Yo; Philip Glass Ensemble3:05  
  • 5 Religion Ma, Yo-Yo; Philip Glass Ensemble9:02  
  • 6 Media Weather Ma, Yo-Yo; Philip Glass Ensemble7:54  
  • 7 Old World Ma, Yo-Yo; Philip Glass Ensemble3:09  
  • 8 Intensive Time Ma, Yo-Yo; Philip Glass Ensemble8:09  
  • 9 Point Blank Ma, Yo-Yo; Philip Glass Ensemble 11:18  
  • 10 The Vivid Unknown Ma, Yo-Yo; Philip Glass Ensemble7:08  
  • 11 Definition Ma, Yo-Yo; Philip Glass Ensemble2:51  
  • - Disc 23 -
  • 1 Offering Shankar, Ravi 9:43  
  • 2 Sadhanipa Shankar, Ravi 8:32  
  • 3 Channels and Winds Shankar, Ravi 7:56  
  • 4 Ragas in Minor Scale Shankar, Ravi 7:33  
  • 5 Meetings Along the Edge Shankar, Ravi 8:05  
  • 6 Prashanti Shankar, Ravi13:39  
  • - Disc 24 -
  • 1 Concerto for Violin and Orchestra; I. Crotchet = 104 Dickson, Amy 6:49  
  • 2 Concerto for Violin and Orchestra; II. Crotchet = 108 Dickson, Amy 9:05  
  • 3 Concerto for Violin and Orchestra; III. Crotchet = 150 Dickson, Amy10:27  
  • 4 Dreaming of Fiji (From "The Truman Show") Wong, See Siang 1:39  
  • 5 The Poet Acts (From "The Hours") Wong, See Siang 3:29  
  • 6 Melody for Saxophone No. 10 Lautten Compagney 2:32  
  • 7 Glassworks: I. Opening Lautten Compagney 7:12  
  • 8 The Windcatcher, Pt. III Lautten Compagney 5:34  
  • 9 Glassworks: V. Facades Lautten Compagney 6:21  
  • 10 The Windcatcher, Pt. I Lautten Compagney 1:42  
  • 11 Melody for Saxophone No. 12 Lautten Compagney 2:44  
  • 12 Melody for Saxophone No. 5 Lautten Compagney 1:33  
  • 13 Video Dream Lautten Compagney 2:27  
  • 14 The Olympian: Lighting of the Torch and Closing (Official Music of the 23rd Oympics
  • (1984)) Glass, Philip 3:18 
  • Label: Sony Classics
  • Release Date: 10/28/2016
  • UPC: 889853376124
  • Product ID: SCLL533761.2
  • Weight: 2.71 lbs

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