So I’ve been offered a gig in NYC in December 2014. Omg. I’ve always wanted to go there in the winter time…
Empire State Building, NYC, New York
Great vintage show showing building massing. Note the peacock fan details at the top of the window shafts.
Matteo Pericoli draws views from the windows of famous New York creatives. This is the view from Philip Glass’s window. ”Water tanks, air-conditioning, and exhaust pipes,” says Glass. “The infrastructure of New York in plain view. I love it!”
Image from a rather nice article in NYU Alumni Magazine "Bohemian Symphony - Downtown Music’s Glory Days Owe Much to Mingling" by James Jung
Philip Glass speaks on being an outsider. Goodness.
Read the full interview here
|—||Philip Glass in Esquire Magazine. Read more here|
I went up the Empire State Building this afternoon. I made my way through the crowds and found myself a spot to look out through the haze at all those glass towers stretching to the sky. All the while, my default internal soundtrack was courtesy of Mr. Philip Glass.
New York, New York, it’s a wonderful town.