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Philip Glass ‎– The Photographer (1983, CBS)


Media VG+
Sleeve VG+

Format : LP
Cat N° : 73684
Style : Contemporary, Post-Modern

1983 original pressing.

Philip Glass is renowned for his repetitive patterns and melodies, as well as his inspiration from influential figures. “The Photographer,” composed in 1983, draws from the life of Eadweard Muybridge, a 19th-century innovator in photography and early motion pictures. Divided into three acts : Act I features hypnotic melodies with female vocals, while Act II exhibits Glass’ distinctive repetitive patterns and powerful climaxes. Act III offers a grandiose finish with dynamic synthesizers and pulsating rhythms. This work represents Glass’ unique style of minimalism, deeply rooted in New York’s edgy music scene.

In stock

A1 – Act I: “A Gentleman’s Honor” (Vocal)
A2 – Act II
A3 – “A Gentleman’s Honor” (Instrumental)
B – Act III

Weight 0,23 kg