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Nico Muhly and Friends Investigate the Glass Archive

  • Zankel Hall 57th Street and Seventh Avenue New York, NY USA (map)

Over his long career, Philip Glass has written countless pieces of music for his ensemble: a band of his friends and close collaborators. In world-premiere arrangements commissioned by Carnegie Hall, Nico Muhly reimagines some of Glass's lesser-known music, performing them with his own community of musicians.


Nico Muhly, Piano
Estelí Gomez, Soprano
Caroline Shaw, Vocals
Laurie Anderson, Violin and Vocals
Nadia Sirota, Viola
Alex Sopp, Flute
Lisa Kaplan, Piano
Chris Thompson, Percussion


World premieres of songs by Philip Glass, as arranged by Nico Muhly

Pre-Concert Talk

Pre-concert talk starts at 6:30 PM in Zankel Hall with composer Nico Muhly in conversation with Jeremy Geffen, Senior Director and Artistic Advisor, Carnegie Hall.