Curious what Philip Glass was like as a young composer? On this episode of Meet the Composer from 1985, Glass talks about his days as a student, and the process of breaking the mold to develop a personal sound. He also discusses changes in how his music relates to the next generation of audiences.
Each day at 6 pm during Music of Constant Change: A Philip Glass Festival, Q2 Music will be airing archival interviews from across the iconic composer's many visits to New York Public Radio. For a complete schedule of historic Philip Glass interviews, visit here.
Other episodes for this 6 pm feature include:
September 4: New, Old and Unexpected with Tim Page (1978)
September 5: Survival Kit with Leonard Lopate (2003) and Around New York with John Schaefer (1995)
September 7: The Leonard Lopate Show (2007, 2008)
September 8: The Leonard Lopate Show (2002) and New Sounds with John Schaefer (1985)
September 9: Soundcheck with John Schaefer (2002)
Audio courtesy of the New York Public Radio Archives.