Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 06/25/2011

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Artist Title Album Label Link
Philip Glass Akhnaten Stuttgart State Opera, Orchestra, & Chorus; Dennis Russell Davies, conductor Sony Classical
Philip Glass Three Songs Crouch End Festival Chorus Silva Classics
Philip Glass "Vessels," from Koyaanisqatsi National Sinfonia Silva Classics
Philip Glass Songs From Liquid Days National Sinfonia Silva Classics
Philip Glass Itaipu: Mato Grosso Los Angeles Master Chorale & Orchestra; Grant Gershon, conductor RCM

Third and final installment of the Philip Glass Summer Opera Series on KCR. Broadcast featured "Akhnaten," based on the reign of Amenhotep IV, also known as Akhnaten, who changed the Ancient Egyptian religion from polytheism to monotheism.