Symphony No. 2 (Glass)

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Symphony No. 2
Period Contemporary
Style Postmodern, minimalist
Form Symphony
Publisher Dunvagen Music Publishers[1]
Duration 40 minutes[1]
Date October 15, 1994 (1994-10-15)
Conductor Dennis Russell Davies[1]
Performers Brooklyn Philharmonic Orchestra

Symphony No. 2 is Philip Glass' second symphony.

Scoring and structure[edit]

The work is scored for piccolo, two flutes, two oboes doubling English horn, E-flat clarinet, two B-flat clarinets, bass/contrabass clarinet, two bassoons, four horns, three trumpets, three trombones, tuba, four percussionists, piano, harp, and strings.[2] It has three continuous movements and lasts approximately 40 minutes.

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