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Title A composer's notes : Philip Glass and the making of an opera
Published New York : Michael Blackwood Productions, 1985
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Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (88 min.)
Series Classical music in video
Summary Details the background of Glass's opera Akhnaten as it was produced simultaneously in Germany and the United States. Glass provides ongoing commentary as the viewer is taken from background research in Egypt, to staging and preparation, including discussions with both directors and leads, and to opening nights in Stuttgart and Houston
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed Jun. 3, 2013)
Previously released as DVD
This edition in English
Subject Glass, Philip. Akhnaten.
Opera -- Production and direction.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Video recordings.
Form Streaming video
Author Blackwood, Michael, director, producer
Esswood, Paul, performer
Glass, Philip, composer, performer
Robson, Christopher, 1953- performer
Vargas, Milagro, performer
Glass, Philip. Akhnaten. Selections
Houston Grand Opera, performer
Michael Blackwood Productions, producer
Philip Glass Ensemble, performer
W├╝rttembergisches Staatstheater Stuttgart, performer