Singing Archaeology: Philip Glass's Akhnaten

By: Richardson, John

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294pp, illustrations, music examples. This in-depth study examines both Glass's work and its sources. Focusing on the third opera of the trilogy, Richardson looks at the composer's compositional techniques, detailed readings of the work itself, and the effect of collaboration in the actual production. Previously unpublished interviews with Glass, photographs from the production, and musical notation.

Title: Singing Archaeology: Philip Glass's Akhnaten

Author Name: Richardson, John

Categories: OTHER COMPOSERS, Opera,

Publisher: New England, Wesleyan University Press: 1999

ISBN Number: 0819563420

ISBN Number 13: 9780819563422

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 12776

Keywords: Classical Music American Composer Twentieth Century Philip Glass Minimalism,