Editor's note to Philip Glass's Akhnaten

Swed, Mark
June 1993
Musical Quarterly;Summer93, Vol. 77 Issue 2, p236
Academic Journal
Criticizes Paul John Frandsen's investigation of Philip Glass's operas `Akhnaten,' `The Voyage' and other works. Unsophisticated analytical methods; Glass as America's most prominent opera composer in the 20th century; Understanding of the composer's intentions and style.


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