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hjr
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Philip Glass’s Persephone                                                                                                                                                                             
Philip Glass and assorted unattributed singers and instrumentalists
Duration:    00:26:46

I think Philip Glass might be the musical equivalent of Marmite: you’re either going to love him or loathe him, and sometimes you’ll do both on the same day, or even in the course of a single piece. This work sounds like utterly typical Glass, with lots of minimalist repetition. It starts off interesting. It rapidly becomes somewhat tedious, I’m afraid. To these ears, at least.