Upcoming Events

August 28, 2019

Release of a new recording of Philip Glass’s magnum symphonic opusSYMPHONY No.5 on the 20th anniversary of the piece, including a concert video DVD on Orange Mountain Music

September 4 - 5, 2019

Philip Glass and the Wixarika indigenous Mexicans play LPR in New York

September 18, 2019

NY Philharmonic presents the world premiere of a new King Lear concert overture by Philip Glass

September 19 - 20, 2019

Philip Glass in Boston (at City Space on the 19th, performing Koyaanisqatsi at the Orpheum on the 20th)

September 21 - 22, 2019

Koyaanisqatsi in Amherst

September 27, 2019

Digital EP release of a Glass Metamorphisis I-V with Italian pianist Olivia Belli

September 27, 2019

San Francisco Girls Chorus new album My Outstreched Hand on Supertrain Records

September 30, 2019

Supertrain releases Preisner’s Pslam, digital EP

October 2019

Supertrain Records presents the premiere recording of Zbigniew Preisner’s MELODIES OF MY YOUTH with vocalist Lisa Gerrard

October 2019

Trumpeter Tine Thing Helseth and the Norwegian Chamber Orchestra tour Elliot Goldenthal’s 2018 Trumpet Concerto in eight performances which represent the Scandinavian premiere of the work

October 3, 2019

The New School, home of the Philip Glass Institute, presents The Fog of War 

October 10, 2019

 Philip Glass’s Days & Nights Big Sur for the world premiere of composer Danny Elfman's new percussion quartet

October 11, 2019

Advance single release Glass’s Facades by Dutch piano Feico Deutekom

October 18, 2019

Quartet Brooklyn Rider and pianist Paul Barnes present premiere recordings of Glass’s Piano Quintet and String Quartet No.8. 

October 18, 2019

 Supertrain releases the album Melodies of My Youth by Polish composer Preisner with vocalist Lisa Gerrard 

November 2019

jazz pianist Aaron Diehl presents a 2 track digital EP of Glass piano works arranged for jazz trio. 

November 2019

Glass’s music from this year’s Broadway production of King Lear for string quartet

November 2019

Tine Thing Helseth performs 8 performances of Goldenthal’s Trumpet Concerto on tour in Norway

November 2019

Supertrain Records presents the premiere recording of composer Patrick Cassidy’s MASS with the London Symphony Orchestra

November 2019

Supertrain releases THE MASS by Irish composer Patrick Cassidy (known for his hit Vide Cor Meum from the film Hannibal)

November 2, 2019

Richard Guérin speaks to the Wagner Society of Boston on “Wagner & Glass: Operatic Visionaries”

November 3, 2019

Presenting a lecture at the Boston Public Library for the Wagner Society of Boston: Richard Wagner & Philip Glass: Operatic Revolutionaries

November 8, 2019

Peabody Essex Museum presents Philip Glass’s DRACULA live to film (solo piano with pianist Michael Riesman)

November 19, 2019

Maki Namekawa presents the American Premiere of Philip Glass’s First Piano Sonata at the Morgan Library in New York City

November 21, 2019

Maki Namekawa presents the American premiere of Glass’s Piano Sonata (2019) at the Morgan Library NYC

November 21-22, 2019

Maki Namekawa presents the Texas premiere of Philip Glass’s First Piano Sonata at the Menil Collection in Houston, Texas

December, 2019

Zarahutstra Music release of the 20th anniversary of TITUS on special limited edition vinyl (soundtrack to the Julie Taymor film)

December 5 - 7, 2019

Pacific Symphony presents the World Premiere performances of Elliot Goldenthal’s Grand Adagio for Orchestra in celebration of Maestro Carl St.Clair’s 30th anniversary with the orchestra

January, 2020

OMM presents the premiere recording of Philip Glass’s opera The Fall of the House of Usher based on the story by Edgar Allen Poe, performed by Wolf Trap Opera.

Past Events

July 26, 2019

Release of composer Jon Gibson’s opera VIOLET FIRE about the life of Nikola Tesla on Orange Mountain Music

July 4, 2019

Maki Namekawa presents the World Premiere of Philip Glass’s FIRST PIANO SONATA (2019) at the Piano Festival Ruhr

June 28, 2019

Release of Philip Glass’s music to the Edgar Allen Poe story A DESCENT INTO THE MAELSTROM on Orange Mountain Music

June 7, 2019

The premiere recording of Henry Steinway ZIEGLER’S PIANO SONATA, Op.1 performed by Jenny Lin. Only on Apple Music and iTunes

June 6, 2019

MINIATURES. A new digital EP from pianist Jenny Lin including five short pieces by French composer Alexandre Desplat on Supertrain. Only on Apple Music and iTunes

May 25, 2019

Salem Classical presents the dynamic Craft Ensemble at St. Peter’s Church in Salem

May 24, 2019

Pianist Michael Riesman’s new album GLASS SOUNDTRACKS, VOL.2 is released on Orange Mountain Music

April 22, 2019

Richard Guérin speaks at The New School’s Philip Glass Institute

March 21, 2019

Salem Classical presents violinist Robert Simmonds and his program of American violin music at the historic Pickering House

March 8, 2019

Supertrain Records is proud to announce the album release of SHOSTAKOVICH: SYMPHONY NO.4 arranged for two pianos by Shostakovich performed by Maki Namekawa and Dennis Russell Davies. This release represents the first physical CD release by Supertrain Records

March 2, 2019

Salem Classical presents the Mirror Visions Ensemble and its program Journeys at Old Town Hall in Salem

February 22, 2019

Tenor Fred VanNess performs at Old Town Hall as part of Salem Classical

January 17, 2019

A concert of flute and harp at the historic Pickering House with flutist Nicholas Southwick on flute

January 4, 2019

Celebrating “Michael Nyman at 75” Supertrain Records will commence releasing one track per week of Nyman’s seminal work for Solo Violin, YAMAMOTO PERPETUO, with violinist Chase Spruill.  Each week a new track will go live leading to the full album release on March 22nd, the day before Nyman’s 75th birthday on March 23rd

December 9, 2018

Salem Classical presents the RAHA DUO presenting Shostakovich’s Preludes, Op.33 arranged for viola and piano by Lera Auerbach, the WORLD PREMIERE of a new work by composer Evan Ziporyn, and the premiere of Shostakovich’s recently discovered “Impromptu” for Viola and Piano.

December 7, 2018

Orange Mountain Music presents a new album of pianist Anton Batagov performing Philip Glass’ score to THE HOURS and the first CD release of DISTANT FIGURE (Passacaglia for Solo Piano), Glass’ most recent work for piano

November 23, 2018

Orange Mountain Music presents a new digital EP by bagpiper Matthew Welch performing Philip Glass’s Two Pages

November 16, 2018

Orange Mountain Music presents the new album THE SPIRIT OF THE EARTH with Philip Glass and native Mexican musicians Daniel Medina de la Rosa and Erasmo Medina Medina

Nov 7 - Nov 11, 2018

The Chicago Philharmonic’s Polish Music Festival including the Chicago premiere of Kilar’s MISSA PRO PACE at St. Hyacinth Basilica

November 3, 2018

Tenor Fred VanNess performs at Old Town Hall as part of Salem Classical

November 2, 2018

Digital Release of composer CLIFF EIDELMAN’S Symphony for Orchestra & Two Pianos performed by the London Symphony Orchestra with soloists Michael McHale and Tom Poster

October 26, 2018

 Philip Glass Ensemble performs Glass’ monumental “Music in 12 Parts” at The Town Hall in New York City

October 7, 2018

Pianist Jenny Lin performs selected Glass piano etudes at the RISD Museum’s Grand Gallery during the day, and at Lily Pad in Cambridge in the evening

October 6, 2018

The Namekawa-Davies piano duo performs at Philip Glass’ Days & Nights Festival in Big Sur, California

October 6, 2018

 Pianist Jenny Lin comes to Salem Classical in a performance at the Tabernacle Church of selected piano etudes by Philip Glass

October 5, 2018

Pianist Jenny Lin performs selected Glass piano etudes at the St. Botolph Club in Boston, Mass

September 7, 2018

OMM releases the new album MISHIMA, of the complete score by Philip Glass, transcribed for piano by Michael Riesman, and performed by Maki Namekawa

September 2, 2018

Cellist Matt Haimovitz makes a triumphant return to Salem, Mass. where in June 2017 he performed the world premiere of Glass’s Partita No.2 for Solo Cello

August 17, 2018

OMM releases the new album THE GRID by organist James McVinnie who recorded five works by Philip Glass including three pieces from Koyaanisqatsi

August 10, 2018

SUPERTRAIN RECORDS releases the new album COUNTDOWN TO SILENCE by KUMMERSPECK

August 4, 2018

Celebrating its 350 Anniversary, the House of Seven Gables in Salem, Mass. presents composer John Kramer’s IMMIGRANT CANTATA

July 27, 2018

OMM releases the new album MOTION PICTURE performed by Maki Namekawa and Cello Octet Amsterdam including Philip Glass’s film works to DRACULA and THE HOURS

July 26, 2018

Philip Glass and Simone Dinnerstein join Guerin in a conversation at the Apple Store in Soho (Manhattan) to discuss Dinnerstein’s latest album CIRCLES

July 25, 2018

FIDELIO TRIO plays SALEM CLASSICAL including the New England Premiere of William Bolcom’s Piano Trio (2014)

July 20, 2018

OMM releases the recording of Philip Glass’ first piano piece in five years as a digital single, DISTANT FIGURE (Passacaglia for Solo Piano)

March 30, 2018

Chase Spruill performs an all-Nyman program as part of Salem Classical

March 14, 2018

Bococelli performs at Old Town Hall as part of Salem Classical

March 2018

Tibetan master musicians Tenzin Choegyal performs at Old Town Hall in Salem as part of Salem Classical/Tibetan Arts & Healing

February 23, 2018

Orange Mountain Music releases Arvo Pärt’s Lamenetate

February 17, 2018

The Mirror Visions Ensemble returns to Salem Classical

February 16, 2018

The Philip Glass Ensemble performs Music with Changing Parts at Carnegie Hall

February 9, 2018

Some Assembly Required returns to Old Town Hall as part of Salem Classical

February 8, 2018

Philip Glass’ Carnegie residency continues with Muhly & friends investigate the Glass archive

January 18, 2018

Cellist Kate Kayaian performs at the Pickering House as part of Salem Classical

December 22, 2017

The Brookline Concert performs at Salem Classical

December 20, 2017

Brooklyn Rider celebrates their new release with the NY premieres of Glass’ String Quartets Nos. 6 & 7 at the Paula Cooper Gallery in New York

December 8, 2017

Brooklyn Rider’s premiere recordings of Glass’ String Quartets Nos.6 & 7 is released on OMM

November 30, 2017

Aaron Larget-Caplan performs at Salem Classical

November 10, 2017

November 8, 2017

October 2017

OMM releases LIVE FROM MOSCOW Anton Batagov performing The Complete Piano Etudes by Philip Glass

October 2017

Johnny Gandelsman plays Salem Classical

October 7, 2017

Julie Taymor’s new production of David Henry Hwang’s M Butterfly on Broadway with new music by Elliot Goldenthal

October 6, 2017

OMM release of Philip Glass’ opera THE TRIAL

Oct 5 - Oct 14, 2017

Michael Riesman on tour with Cello Octet Amsterdam

September 22, 2017

As Part of Salem Classical and Salem Horror Fest, Opera on Tap brings “The Parksville Murders” a Virtual Reality opera by Kamala Sankaram to Salem

September 16, 2017

Dennis Russell Davies conducts the Transylvania Philharmonic in a performance of Elliot Goldenthal’s Symphony in G# Minor as part of the Enescu Festival

September 1, 2017

OMM releases the first Edition Bruckner release “THE ESSENTIAL BRUCKNER". New recordings of three Bruckner symphonies (Nos.2,3, and 7) recorded live at St. Florian where Bruckner worhsipped and where he was interred. Conducted by Dennis Russell Davies, the music director of the Bruckner Orchester Linz

August 10, 2017

Jun 20 - Jun 24, 2017

Mishima Recording Linz Austria

June 23, 2017

Orange Mountain Music releases Glass’ Solo Cello music on the album “Partitas for Solo Cello” with Matt Haimovitz

May 28, 2017

Craft Ensemble performs at Salem Classical including world premiere of Oscar-winning composer Gabriel Yared’s String Sextets

April 21, 2017

“Some Assembly Required” performs at Salem Classical including Stravinsky’s Octet

March 17, 2017

Release of Elliot Goldenthal’s music to “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” on Zarathustra Music

March 9, 2017

The Hungarian Radio Symphony perform Goldenthal's Symphony in G# Minor

February 26, 2017

Phillips Collection Washington DC - Dennis Russell Davies & Maki Namekawa plays Shostakovich, Stravinsky, Schwertsik, and Glass

February 24, 2017

National Sawdust Brooklyn (Co-Presented with OMM) - Make Namekawa performs The Complete Piano Etudes with Ars Electronica

February 18, 2017

Boston Modern Orchestra Project performs an all-Glass program of SYMPHONY No.2 and the Tirol Concerto for Piano and Orchestra, Anton Batagov, piano. I will be giving the pre-concert talk which starts at 7pm at Jordan Hall in Boston

January 31, 2017

World Premiere of Philip Glass's SYMPHONY No.11 at Carnegie Hall performed by the Bruckner Orchester Linz and Dennis Russell Davies

January 31, 2017

Philip Glass's 80th BIRTHDAY

January 29, 2017

Michael Riesman conducts Philip Glass's score to VISITORS live-to-film at the Barbican in London with the BBC Symphony Orchestra

Jan 26 - Jan 28, 2017

Rochester Philharmonic & conductor Ward Stare perform the world concert premiere of Goldenthal's "WALTZ & AGITATO"

January 21, 2017

Salem Classical presents VERMILLION STRING TRIO

December 19, 2016

Salem Classical presents The Brookline Consort choral concert A NONTRADITIONAL CHRISTMAS

December, 2016

Zarathustra Music releases Elliot Goldenthal's music to the stage and filmed version of Shakespeare's "A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM" directed by Julie Taymor

November 25, 2016

OMM releases Philip Glass's music to THE CRUCIBLE from the 2016 Broadway production starring Saoirse Ronan, Ben Whishaw, produced by Scott Rudin and directed by Ivo van Hove

November, 2016

Zarathustra Music releases Elliot Goldenthal's music to the stage and filmed version of Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" directed by Julie Taymor

November, 2016

Salem Classical presents the MIRAGE DUO

November, 2016

Philip Glass receives the Glenn Gould Prize in Canada's capital city Ottawa

October 28, 2016

OMM releases Glass's Dracula on double gatefold vinyl LP and reissued CD

October, 2016

OMM Releases Philip Glass's music from The Crucible

October, 2016

OMM Releases a digital LP of Michael Riesman and Chase Spruill performing "The Candyman Suite" for violin & piano

October, 2016

OMM Halloween Surprise

Sept 22 - Sept 26, 2016

Philip Glass's Days & Nights Festival at the Henry Miller Library in Big Sur, California

Aug 30 - Sept 3, 2016

Orange Mountain records REM's Mike Mills concerto for violin, rock band, and strings along with Glass's Symphony No.3, and John Adams's Road Movies with Robert McDuffie and the McDuffie Center for Strings

August 26, 2016

Album release of Russian pianist Anton Batagov's "Prophecies" featuring music from Glass's "Einstein on the Beach" and "Koyaanisqatsi"

August 26, 2016

Salem Classical presents THE MUSIC OF TIBET at Old Town Hall in Salem

July 22, 2016

Album release of a three disc set Cluster Ensemble Plays Philip Glass

May 22, 2016

The Craft Quintet performs Schubert's masterpiece, the Double Cello Quintet, at Old Town Hall presented by Salem Classical (link: www.salemclassical.com )

April 23, 2016

The Tribeca Film Festival premieres Kristi Zea's new film "Everybody Knows Elizabeth Murray", a great film which I worked on which features music by Philip Glass with Meryl Streep reading Murray's journal entries. (More info)

April 22, 2016

The release of Philip Glass's The Symphonies coinciding with the UK premiere of Glass Symphony No.9 with the Bruckner Orchester Linz (More info)

April 22, 2016

The iTunes release of The Symphonies features a 41 page essay of liner notes by Richard Guéin on Glass's Symphonies (Read the liner notes)

April 12, 2016

Philip Glass in Conversation with Arturo Bejar discussing the Days and Nights Festival - Menlo Park, CA (More info)

April 5, 2016

Cristian Schumann conduct's Goldenthal's Grand Gothic Suite in Hungary (More info)

April 4, 2016

The BBC Concert Orchestra performs Goldenthal's "Adagio Finale" from Titus at London's Southbank Centre  (More info)

March 31, 2016

Arthur Miller's "The Crucible" opens on Broadway starring Ben Whishaw, Sophie Okonedo, Ciaran Hinds, Saoirse Ronan, directed by Ivo Van Hove with new music by Philip Glass. (More info). Check out this NY Times review

March 11, 2016

Salem Classical presents John Kramer performing Rzewski's masterpiece THE PEOPLE UNITED WILL NEVER BE DEFEATED at First Church in Salem, MA

February 29, 2016

Salem Classical presents Mehmet Sanlikol's coffeehouse opera OTHELLO IN THE SERAGLIO at Old Town Hall, Salem MA January 16 2016: The Szczecin Philharmonic presents the music of Philip Glass and photographs by artist Bartek Barczyk (More info)

February 26, 2016

OMM presents the world premiere recording of Philip Glass's opera about the death of Walt Disney "The Perfect American" ( More info )

January 31, 2016

Philip Glass turns 79

January 30, 2016

Salem Classical presents Palaver Strings performing "Transfigured Night" by Schoenberg and music by Mozart and Mascagni ( More info )

January 29, 2016

Evan Ziporyn conducts a performance of Philip Glass's Symphonies Nos.1 and 4 (from the music of David Bowie and Brian Eno) in their Boston premieres to benefit cancer research. Listen Live to "An Orchestral Tribute to David Bowie"

January 16, 2016

Salem Classical presents New England String Quartet at Old Town Hall, Salem MA