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Nevertheless, It Does Move Us

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Science  22 Nov 2002:
Vol. 298, Issue 5598, pp. 1557-1558
DOI: 10.1126/science.1079537

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Galileo Galilei. Philip Glass, composer. Libretto by Mary Zimmerman with Philip Glass and Arnold Weinstein. Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York, 1 to 5 October, 2002.

This opera explores the life and science of the Renaissance astronomer in reverse, working from a frail, blind old man back to a fidgety young boy.

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