Philip Glass

Actor · Writer
IVA Star Rating : 61
Philip Glass is an American composer and pianist. He is widely regarded as one of the most influential composers of the late 20th century. Glass's work has been described as minimal music, having similar qualities to other "minimalist" composers such as La Monte Young, Steve Reich, and Terry Riley. Glass describes himself as a composer of "music with... read more

Philip Glass is an American composer and pianist. He is widely regarded as one of the most influential composers of the late 20th century. Glass's work has been described as minimal music, having similar qualities to other "minimalist" composers such as La Monte Young, Steve Reich, and Terry Riley. Glass describes himself as a composer of "music with repetitive structures", which he has helped evolve stylistically.

Birth Name

Philip Morris Glass

Born

Sunday, 31 January 1937

Actor Filmography

Trophy Himself 2017
Cuomo Prime Time Self 2017
The Last Dalai Lama? (Himself) 2017
Uncle Howard Himself 2016
This American Life: One Night Only at BAM Musical Guest 2014
What Difference Does It Make? A Film About Making Music Himself 2014
Under African Skies Himself 2012
Music Himself 2010
Invitation to World Literature Himself 2010
Dancing Across Borders Himself - Musician 2010
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

2007 Oscar Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score Nominated
2004 Emmy Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Dramatic Underscore) Nominated
2003 Oscar Best Music, Original Score Nominated
2003 Golden Globe Best Original Score - Motion Picture Nominated
1999 Golden Globe Best Original Score - Motion Picture Won
1998 Oscar Best Music, Original Dramatic Score Nominated
1998 Golden Globe Best Original Score - Motion Picture Nominated
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