In The Digital Era, Hit Songs Aren’t Everything

Laura Sydell writes: Last year, American Idol winner Phillip Phillips released the song “Gone, Gone, Gone” from his debut album The World from the Side of the Moon. The song went to #1 on the Adult Alternative and Adult Contemporary charts and peaked at #24 on Billboard’s pop song chart, the Hot 100. For Gregg […]

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Contemporary Composer: Philip Glass

Gramophone magazine write: During a recent interview about his recent opera, The Perfect American, Philip Glass said: ‘The whole idea of high and low art – nobody cares about that any more.’ Throughout a prolific career spanning five decades and more than 200 works, Glass has never really cared about such distinctions either. While some composers […]

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