Kundun [Music from the Original Soundtrack]

Kundun [Music from the Original Soundtrack]

by Philip Glass
     
 

Philip Glass' soundtrack to Martin Scorsese's Dalai Lama epic Kundun captures the grace, beauty, joy and melancholy within the film. Glass uses familiar minimalist structures, but works with traditional Tibetan instrumentation and monks, giving the music an alluringly otherworldly feel. It's an entirelySee more details below

Overview

Philip Glass' soundtrack to Martin Scorsese's Dalai Lama epic Kundun captures the grace, beauty, joy and melancholy within the film. Glass uses familiar minimalist structures, but works with traditional Tibetan instrumentation and monks, giving the music an alluringly otherworldly feel. It's an entirely original, evocative score, and one of Glass' high-water marks in the field.

Product Details

Release Date:
11/25/1997
Label:
Nonesuch
UPC:
0075597946024
catalogNumber:
79460
Rank:
72454

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Performance Credits

Philip Glass   Primary Artist,Track Performer
Gordon Gottlieb   Percussion
Susan Jolles   Harp
Sharon Moe   French Horn
Alan Raph   Bass Trombone
Michael Riesman   Synthesizer,Piano,Celeste,Conductor
Henry Schuman   Oboe
Andrew Sterman   Piccolo
Carol Wincenc   Flute
Wilmer Wise   Trumpet
Richard Sher   Cello
Lauren Goldstein   Bassoon,Contrabassoon
Steven Hartman   Clarinet,Bass Clarinet
Dhondup Nambyal Khorko   Cymbals,Tibetan Horn

Technical Credits

Mickey Hart   Producer
Martin Czembor   Engineer
Kurt Munkasci   Producer
Jim Keller   Executive Producer
Dylan Drazen   Computer Editing

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