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Salon 21: Philip Glass @ 80

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Philip Glass @ 80

March 17, 2017

7PM Gallery Prelude Tour

7:30-8:30PM Conversation and Performance

In honour of his 80th birthday, discover the life and work of influential composer Philip Glass, a rebellious force in music and one of the founding fathers of minimalism. Join Richard Burrows and Jamie Drake of Toronto-based percussion quartet TorQ as they explore the hypnotizing rhythms and underlying pulse of Glass’s music. Featuring a musical teaser of Soundstreams’ upcoming Music in Fifths performance and a docent-led Gardiner Museum tour of rebellions in ceramic making, from studio potters in the early 20th century through to contemporary and conceptual postmodern artistic visions.

7:00 PM Gardiner Museum Presents: Gallery Prelude
Included with half-price Gardiner Museum admission - $7

Join us for a docent-led tour of rebellion in ceramic making, from studio potters in the early 20th century through to contemporary and conceptual postmodern artistic visions.

7:30 PM Music Presentation and Q and A begins
General Admission - FREE or reserve at seat with a donation

Due to high demand, we recommend registering well in advance. For those who are not able to pre-register, extra spots will be available for any of these options on a first come, first served basis.


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