Philip Glass (1937)

Life: A Journey Through Time (2006)

pièce multimedia en sept sections, arrangement pour orchestre de Michael Riesman

  • Informations générales
    • Date de composition : 2006
    • Durée : 12 mn
    • Éditeur : Dunvagen Music Publishers
    • Commande: Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music led by musical director and conductor Marin Alsop, Richard and Mary Solari & Jack and Peggy Baskin
Effectif détaillé
  • 1 flûte, 1 hautbois, 1 clarinette, 1 basson, 2 cor, 2 trompette, 2 trombone, 1 percussionniste, 1 harpe, 1 piano, 1 célesta, cordes

Information sur la création

  • 29 July 2006, USA, California, Santa Cruz, Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music, par le Cabrillo Festival Orchestra, direction : Marin Alsop.

Titres des parties

  • Section I, Elements (first part): Parts of Secret Agent and Secret Agent Ending from film score for Christopher Hampton's film The Secret Agent.
  • Section I, Elements (second part): Parts of Seward Sanatorium and Mina on the Terrace from film score for Tod Browning's film Dracula.
  • Section II, Into the Air: Parts of The Somnambulist and She Took the Path from Les Enfants Terribles.
  • Section III, Out of the Sea: Brazil (edited) from Orion.
  • Section IV, On Land: Parts of a new untitled piano piece; then part of film score for Shirin Neshat's short film Passage.
  • Section V, Beginnings: Parts of Les Enfants Terribles Overture and Paul's End from Les Enfants Terribles.
  • Section VI, Out of the Dark: Parts of Promenade in the Garden followed by part of Belle Goes to the Castle from La Belle et La Bête.
  • Section VII, Planet of Life: Film score for Peter Greenaway's short film The Man in the Bath (edited, with a coda by Michael Riesman).