Philip Glass (1937)

A Descent into the Maelström (1985)

for ensemble Philip Glass

stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date: 1985
    • Duration: 1 h 6 mn
    • Publisher: Dunvagen Music Publishers
    • Commission: Australian Dance Theater by the Adelaide Festival.
    • Libretto (details, author):

      Dance-theater work based on the history by Edgar Allan Poe.

Premiere information

  • Date: March 1986

    Adelaide Festival of Arts.