Philip Glass - The Photographer
EAC Rip | FLAC(tracks)+CUE+LOG | 263 MB | +scans
MP3 CBR 320kbps | 144 MB
Classical/Modern | Sony | 2003 | 42:21
Music-drama based on the scandal-filled life of the photographer Edweard Muybridge, whose motion studies of people and animals made him famous, and whose murder of his wife's alleged lover made him notorious. The Phographer utilizes drama, dance and slides of Muybridge's photographs. Act I is a 20 minute play with incidental music recounting the circumstances under which Muybridge became a murderer and his subsequent trial and aquittal. Act II is a violin solo with orchestra, accompanied by a slide show of Muybridge's photographs. Act III is a dance involving all characters.