Philip Glass has announced a new piano album called Philip Glass Solo. It’s due out January 26 via Orange Mountain Music and will be available in digital formats as well as a condensed, limited vinyl edition. Check out the full track list, album art, and a preview clip of Glass performing at his home below.
Recorded at his home studio in New York from 2020-2021, the album comprises a track from his 1982 album Glassworks, multiple movements of his solo piano piece “Metamorphosis,” an organ piece composed for the Dalai Lama in 1978, and a reworked version of “Truman Sleeps” from his score for the 1998 film The Truman Show.
Of the new album, Glass said in a statement:
Revisit Pitchfork’s review of Glass’ 2018 performance of “Music in 12 Parts.”
Philip Glass – Philip Glass Solo
02 Mad Rush
03 Metamorphosis I
04 Metamorphosis II
05 Metamorphosis III
06 Metamorphosis V
07 Truman Sleeps