The Glass Orchestra

I was a founding member of Toronto’s Glass Orchestra, the internationally acclaimed new music ensemble featuring all glass instruments, from 1977 – 1986.

I’ll be writing more, but in the meantime, here are some photos.
The big setup, Amsterdam, 1985
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Me playing my 32 note-to-the-octave tube xylo:
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Heads & bowls:
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The early days at The Music Gallery, Toronto, 1978 (me on the left):
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A shoot for West Berlin television, 1980 (me on the left):
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In residence at the Victoria & Albert Museum, London, 1981 (me on the right)
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Various instruments:
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Elvira Finnigan January 5, 2012 at 9:00 am

I’m wondering where I can get a a Glass Orchestra CD.

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