THE minimalist composer is the latest subject of my Influences column in the Los Angeles Times.
I mentioned to Glass before we started to talk for real that I had a new respect for anyone who wrote music since I’d started a very amateur study of music theory. He told me it’s not hard for kids — as his nine-year-old son is showing him. “Their minds are much more agile.”
HERE is the full piece.
He’ll be at the Hollywood Bowl next Tuesday.