Philip Glass Sesame Street Videos

Philip Glass may be best known as a composer of minimal electroacoustic music.

But in 1979, he wrote a series of short vocal and instrumental pieces for Sesame Street called “Geometry of Circles”. This video collects the four shorter videos:

Ironically, the Sesame Street pieces aren’t that far off from Einstein on the Beach and other fare that was scandalizing adult audiences of the time.


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