In this episode, I do battle with Philip Glass and, by extension, the entire genre of minimalism. To my surprise, though, I found that even while I reject the aesthetic as a whole, there’s plenty I can take from it creatively—but only by adapting some of its techniques in ways never intended by its practitioners.
Original Music In This Episode:
(see “Breaking Glass” album for complete tracks and more.
- On The Possibility of Song
- Fast Scales
- Endlessly Melody
- Breaking Glass 4
- Breaking Glass 2
- Breaking Glass 3
- Mimimally Bluesy
Music Discussed in This Episode: