Music and Film

Film maker Bill Morrison and composer/pianist Philip Glass join us to preview the music and films being produced for The Film Makers Cooperative. For this New Sounds, Philip Glass performs live in the studio. Plus, listen to musical selections from the other artists slated to perform to film projections from the Co-op’s archive at the upcoming Benefit Concert 9/27 at the Angel Orensanz Center. Luminary musicians and composers to appear at the benefit include the likes of Steve Reich, guitarist/composer Elliott Sharp, violinist/composer Todd Reynolds, Bang on a Can All-Star Mark Stewart and many others.

PROGRAM # 2457 Music & Film (First aired on Mon. 9/26/05)





Michael Gordon

Light Is Calling

Light Is Calling, excerpt [1:00]

Nonesuch #79801*

Philip Glass

Philip On Film

Koyaanisqatsi, excerpt [3:00]

Nonesuch #79660*

Philip Glass


Etude #10 [5:00]

Available on Orange Mountain Music #0009. OR


New Sounds Live, Merkin Hall, 2/26/04

Todd Reynolds: The Solution [4:00]

Canteloupe #21017 ** *

Steve Reich


Pt 1, excerpt [7:00]

Nonesuch #79170*

Elliott Sharp

The Velocity Of Hue

Euwrecka [8:00]

Emanem #4098

Patrick Grant

Private recording

Lonely Ride, Coney Island [7:00]

Info at

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