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1-01 Koyaanisqatsi 3:28
2-01 Serra Pelada 5:02
3-01 Dracula 1:16
4-01 Overture 3:31
5-01 The Beginning 4:10
1-02 Organic 7:43
2-02 The Title 0:23
4-02 Les Soeurs (The Sisters) 3:11
5-02 Perpetual Motion 5:34
1-03 Cloudscape 4:34
2-03 Anthem—Part 1 6:22
3-03 The Inn 3:24
4-03 La Demande en Mariage d’avenant (Avenant Proposes) 3:35
5-03 The Witness 4:13
1-04 Resource 6:39
2-04 That Place 4:41
3-04 The Crypt 1:17
4-04 Le Voyage du Père (The Father’s Journey) 4:28
5-04 Sand Mandala 4:04
1-05 Vessels 8:05
2-05 Anthem—Part 2 3:48
4-05 Le Domaine de la Bête (The Beast’s Domain) 5:13
5-05 Projector 2:06
1-06 Pruit igoe 7:53
2-06 Mosque and Temple 4:42
3-06 The Castle 3:13
4-06 Le Retour du Père (The Father Returns) 2:17
5-06 Escape to India 10:08
1-07 The Grid 21:23
2-07 Anthem—Part 3 8:11
3-07 The Drawing Room 1:09
4-07 La Belle Va au Château (Beauty Goes To The Chateau) 5:21
5-07 Mishima/Opening 2:48
1-08 Prophecies 13:36
2-08 Train to São Paulo 3:04
3-08 “Excellent, Mr. Renfield” 2:48
4-08 Le Dîner (Dinner With The Beast) 3:32
5-08 Osamu’s Theme: Kyoko’s House 3:01
5-09 November 25: Ichigaya 2:16
2-09 Video dream 2:14
3-09 The Three Consorts of Dracula 1:31
4-09 Les Tourments de la Bête (The Beast’s Anguish) 3:48
2-10 New Cities in Ancient Lands, China 2:47
3-10 The Storm 1:34
4-10 Promenade dans le Jardin (Promenade in the Garden) 9:06
5-10 Mishima/Closing 3:00
2-11 New Cities in Ancient Lands, Africa 2:56
3-11 Horrible Tragedy 1:22
4-11 La Saisie des Meubles (The Furniture Is Seized) 1:31
5-11 Secret Agent 4:49
2-12 New Cities in Ancient Lands, India 4:42
3-12 London Fog 1:17
4-12 La Confiance de la Bête en la Belle (The Beast’s Pledge of Faith) 4:33
5-12 The First Meridian 3:19
2-13 The Unutterable 7:02
3-13 In the Theatre 2:51
4-13 Belle Retourne Chez Son Père (Beauty’s Return Home) 1:56
5-13 Trust 3:45
2-14 Caught! 7:20
3-14 Lucy’s Bitten 2:24
4-14 Belle Raconte Son Histoire (Beauty Tells Her Story) 3:52
5-14 End Credits 3:58
2-15 Mr. Suso #1 1:08
3-15 Seward Sanatorium 2:57
4-15 Le Plan (The Plan) 3:32
5-15 The Man in the Bath 7:02
2-16 From Egypt 3:23
3-16 Renfield 2:57
4-16 La Passion d’Avenant (Avenant’s Passion) 2:38
5-16 Façades 4:08
2-17 Mr. Suso #2 with Reflection 1:18
3-17 In His Cell 1:32
4-17 Le Magnifique Apparaît (Magnificent Appears) 3:08
5-17 Diaspora 7:07
2-18 Powaqqatsi 4:35
3-18 When the Dream Comes 2:09
4-18 Le Miroir (The Mirror) 4:01
3-19 Dracula Enters 4:02
4-19 Le Pavillon (The Pavilion) 3:43
3-20 Or a Wolf 4:41
4-20 La Métamorphose (The Transformation) 4:14
3-21 Women in White 3:12
3-22 Renfield in the Drawing Room 3:26
3-23 Dr. Van Helsing and Dracula 2:22
3-24 Mina on the Terrace 4:41
3-25 Mina’s Bedroom / The Abbey 3:52
3-26 The End of Dracula 4:06
3-02 Journey to the Inn 0:43
3-05 Carriage Without a Driver 2:13

Philip on Film

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    This 2001 five-disc set compiles some of Philip Glass's most innovative work for film, including his groundbreaking soundtrack to Koyaanisqatsi; new scores created for Tod Browning's Dracula and Jean Cocteau's La Belle et la Bête; excerpts from Mishima and Kundun; and sought-after pieces written for short films.

    Credits

    MUSICIANS
    Disc One

    Michael Reisman, conductor
    Albert DeRuiter, bass vocal
    The Western Wind Vocal Ensemble, Members of the Philip Glass Ensemble, additional artists

    Disc Two

    Michael Reisman, conductor
    Foday Musa Suso, Shaikh Fathy Mady, Albert De Ruiter, Joe Passaro, Sue Evans, Roger Squitero, Valerie Naranjo, The Hispanic Young People’s Chorus, additional artists

    Disc Three
    Kronos Quartet

    Disc Four

    Michael Reisman, conductor
    Beauty: Janice Felty
    The Beast, the Port Official, Avenant, Ardent: Gregory Purnhagen
    The Father, the Usurer: John Kuether
    Félicie: Ana Maria Martinez
    Adélaïde: Hallie Neill
    Ludovic: Zheng Zhou
    The Philip Glass Ensemble, additional artists

    Disc Five

    Michael Reisman, conductor
    Gyuto Monks (4-6)
    Monks of the Drukpa Order (4-6)
    Kronos Quartet (7-10)
    Harry Rabinowitz, conductor (11-13)
    The English Chamber Orchestra (11-13)
    Jack Kripl, soprano saxophone (16)
    The Philip Glass Ensemble: Jon Gibson, soprano saxophone (15, 17); Richard Peck, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone (15, 17); Michael Reisman, keyboards (15-17); Andrew Sterman, flute, piccolo (15, 17)
    Guests: Marie Mascari, soprano (15, 17); Mary Nessenger, mezzo-soprano (15); Alexandra Montano, mezzo-soprano (17); Peter Stewart, baritone (15, 17); Frank Cassara, percussion (15); Gordon Gottlieb, percussion (15, 17); Jim Pugh, trombone (15); Alan Raph, bass trombone (15)

    PRODUCTION CREDITS
    Disc One

    Produced by Kurt Munkacsi
    Recorded and mixed at The Looking Glass Studios, New York, NY
    Engineered by Martin Czembor

    Disc Two

    Produced by Kurt Munkacsi
    Recorded and mixed at the Living Room, New York, NY
    Engineered by Don Christensen

    Disc Three
    Produced by Judith Sherman, Michael Reisman, and Kurt Munkacsi
    Recorded at Skywalker Sound, Nicasio, California
    Engineered by Bob Levy

    Disc Four

    Produced by Kurt Munkacsi
    Recorded and mixed at The Looking Glass Studios, New York, NY
    Engineered by Anne Pope and Rich Costey
    Mixed by Michael Reisman

    Disc Five
    Produced by Kurt Munkacsi
    Tracks 1-3 recorded and mixed at The Looking Glass Studios, New York City; engineered by Laura Fried; Mixed by Michael Reisman
    Track 4-6 recorded at The Looking Glass Studios; engineered by Martin Czembor
    Tracks 7-10 recorded at Greene St. Studios and The Living Room, New York City; engineered by Dan Dryden; mixed by Dan Dryden, Kurt Munkacsi, and Michael Reisman
    Tracks 11-13 recorded at Whitfield Street Studios, London; engineered by Mike Ross; additional recording and mixed at The Looking Glass Studios, New York City; engineered by Mark Plati and Michael Reisman
    Track 14 recorded and mixed at The Living Room, New York City; engineered by Miles Green
    Tracks 15, 17 recorded and mixed at The Looking Glass Studios, New York City; engineered by Hector Castillo; assisted by Christian Rutledge
    Track 16 recorded and mixed at The Living Room Studio, New York City; engineered by Dan Dryden
    Box Set produced and edited for release by Kurt Munkacsi and Michael Reisman

    All music by Philip Glass; lyrics for children’s choir on disc two by Bernardo Palumbo

    Art Direction: Hugh Brown
    Front cover photograph by Anne Leibovitz

    Executive Producer: Robert Hurwitz

on May 29, 2008 - 7:14pm
Release Date: 
Tuesday, October 2, 2001 (All day)
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Nonesuch Selection Number: 

79660

Number of Discs in Set: 
5discs
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Tuesday, October 2, 2001 (All day)
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Artist Name: 
Philip Glass
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UPC/Price: 
UPC: 
075597966022
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SINGLE FORMAT (OLD)
Description: 

This 2001 five-disc set compiles some of Philip Glass's most innovative work for film, including his groundbreaking soundtrack to Koyaanisqatsi; new scores created for Tod Browning's Dracula and Jean Cocteau's La Belle et la Bête; excerpts from Mishima and Kundun; and sought-after pieces written for short films.

DescriptionExcerpt: 

This 2001 five-disc set compiles some of Philip Glass's most innovative work for film, including his groundbreaking soundtrack to Koyaanisqatsi; new scores created for Tod Browning's Dracula and Jean Cocteau's La Belle et la Bête; excerpts from Mishima and Kundun; and sought-after pieces written for short films.

ProductionCredits: 

MUSICIANS
Disc One

Michael Reisman, conductor
Albert DeRuiter, bass vocal
The Western Wind Vocal Ensemble, Members of the Philip Glass Ensemble, additional artists

Disc Two

Michael Reisman, conductor
Foday Musa Suso, Shaikh Fathy Mady, Albert De Ruiter, Joe Passaro, Sue Evans, Roger Squitero, Valerie Naranjo, The Hispanic Young People’s Chorus, additional artists

Disc Three
Kronos Quartet

Disc Four

Michael Reisman, conductor
Beauty: Janice Felty
The Beast, the Port Official, Avenant, Ardent: Gregory Purnhagen
The Father, the Usurer: John Kuether
Félicie: Ana Maria Martinez
Adélaïde: Hallie Neill
Ludovic: Zheng Zhou
The Philip Glass Ensemble, additional artists

Disc Five

Michael Reisman, conductor
Gyuto Monks (4-6)
Monks of the Drukpa Order (4-6)
Kronos Quartet (7-10)
Harry Rabinowitz, conductor (11-13)
The English Chamber Orchestra (11-13)
Jack Kripl, soprano saxophone (16)
The Philip Glass Ensemble: Jon Gibson, soprano saxophone (15, 17); Richard Peck, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone (15, 17); Michael Reisman, keyboards (15-17); Andrew Sterman, flute, piccolo (15, 17)
Guests: Marie Mascari, soprano (15, 17); Mary Nessenger, mezzo-soprano (15); Alexandra Montano, mezzo-soprano (17); Peter Stewart, baritone (15, 17); Frank Cassara, percussion (15); Gordon Gottlieb, percussion (15, 17); Jim Pugh, trombone (15); Alan Raph, bass trombone (15)

PRODUCTION CREDITS
Disc One

Produced by Kurt Munkacsi
Recorded and mixed at The Looking Glass Studios, New York, NY
Engineered by Martin Czembor

Disc Two

Produced by Kurt Munkacsi
Recorded and mixed at the Living Room, New York, NY
Engineered by Don Christensen

Disc Three
Produced by Judith Sherman, Michael Reisman, and Kurt Munkacsi
Recorded at Skywalker Sound, Nicasio, California
Engineered by Bob Levy

Disc Four

Produced by Kurt Munkacsi
Recorded and mixed at The Looking Glass Studios, New York, NY
Engineered by Anne Pope and Rich Costey
Mixed by Michael Reisman

Disc Five
Produced by Kurt Munkacsi
Tracks 1-3 recorded and mixed at The Looking Glass Studios, New York City; engineered by Laura Fried; Mixed by Michael Reisman
Track 4-6 recorded at The Looking Glass Studios; engineered by Martin Czembor
Tracks 7-10 recorded at Greene St. Studios and The Living Room, New York City; engineered by Dan Dryden; mixed by Dan Dryden, Kurt Munkacsi, and Michael Reisman
Tracks 11-13 recorded at Whitfield Street Studios, London; engineered by Mike Ross; additional recording and mixed at The Looking Glass Studios, New York City; engineered by Mark Plati and Michael Reisman
Track 14 recorded and mixed at The Living Room, New York City; engineered by Miles Green
Tracks 15, 17 recorded and mixed at The Looking Glass Studios, New York City; engineered by Hector Castillo; assisted by Christian Rutledge
Track 16 recorded and mixed at The Living Room Studio, New York City; engineered by Dan Dryden
Box Set produced and edited for release by Kurt Munkacsi and Michael Reisman

All music by Philip Glass; lyrics for children’s choir on disc two by Bernardo Palumbo

Art Direction: Hugh Brown
Front cover photograph by Anne Leibovitz

Executive Producer: Robert Hurwitz