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Comments about the soundtrack for The Hours (Philip Glass)

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Re: Self-Quotation
• Posted by: Tony Lewis
• Date: Saturday, April 24, 2004, at 8:35 a.m.
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• In Response to: Self-Quotation (RNAdomTask)

> I was just listening to the soundtrack and it occured to me that the cue
> "Escape" is a rip off of his Metamorphosis 2 transcribed for
> orchestra. Even Glass can't help from quoting himself.

It wasn't a rip-off. It was a deliberate direct quotation as this cue was used in the temp score for the film. I believe it's even credited as such in the film credits.

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  • Self-Quotation  (3657 views)
       RNAdomTask - Thursday, March 27, 2003, at 10:52 a.m.
    •      Re: Self-Quotation  (3412 views)    We're Here
         Tony Lewis - Saturday, April 24, 2004, at 8:35 a.m.

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