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Glass: Dancepieces / Riesman, Philip Glass Ensemble


Release Date: 10/25/1990 
Label:  Cbs Masterworks Catalog #: 39539   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Philip Glass
Performer:  Jack KriplJon Gibson
Conductor:  Michael Riesman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philip Glass Ensemble
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 46 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Rubric by Philip Glass
Conductor:  Michael Riesman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philip Glass Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981; USA 
Venue:  Green Street Recording Inc., New York 
Length: 6 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is no 1 of "Glasspieces". 
2.
Facades by Philip Glass
Performer:  Jack Kripl (Soprano Saxophone), Jon Gibson (Soprano Saxophone)
Conductor:  Michael Riesman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philip Glass Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981; USA 
Venue:  Green Street Recording Inc., New York 
Length: 7 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is no 2 of "Glasspieces". 
3.
Akhnaten: Funeral by Philip Glass
Conductor:  Michael Riesman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philip Glass Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1983; USA 
Venue:  Green Street Recording Inc., New York 
Length: 8 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Notes: Ver: Small ensemble
This selection is no 3 of "Glasspieces". 
4.
In the Upper Room: Dance no 1 by Philip Glass
Conductor:  Michael Riesman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philip Glass Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Venue:  The Living Room Inc., New York City 
Length: 1 Minutes 10 Secs. 
5.
In the Upper Room: Dance no 2 by Philip Glass
Conductor:  Michael Riesman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philip Glass Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Venue:  The Living Room Inc., New York City 
Length: 5 Minutes 42 Secs. 
6.
In the Upper Room: Dance no 5 by Philip Glass
Conductor:  Michael Riesman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philip Glass Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Venue:  The Living Room Inc., New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
7.
In the Upper Room: Dance no 8 by Philip Glass
Conductor:  Michael Riesman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philip Glass Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Venue:  The Living Room Inc., New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 58 Secs. 
8.
In the Upper Room: Dance no 9 by Philip Glass
Conductor:  Michael Riesman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philip Glass Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Venue:  The Living Room Inc., New York City 
Length: 8 Minutes 8 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Dance I
Dance II
Dance V
Dance VIII
Dance IX
Glasspiece #1 ("Rubric" from Glassworks)
Glasspiece #2 ("Facades" from Glassworks)
Glasspiece #3 ("Funeral" from Akhnaten)

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