Philip Glass Touring Film Score

Minimalist-composer Philip Glass and The Philip Glass Ensemble will perform his score for the critically acclaimed art film Koyaanisqatsi live during screenings of the film in several cities throughout January. The 1983 film, the title of which is a Hopi Indian word meaning "life out of balance," is a series of images and music intended to convey the effects of technology and progress on society. The film and live score will be performed in Los Angeles (Jan. 12), Northampton, Mass. (Jan. 14), Boston (Jan. 15) and Brooklyn, N.Y. (Jan. 16).