nuclear holocaust in the climactic scene, as critic Tim Page pointed out. In the mid-2000s Glass provided the scores to films such as Secret Window (2004 Neverwas (2005 The Illusionist and Notes on a Scandal, garnering his third Academy Award nomination for the latter. "Philip Glass: Music: Dance Nos. As he pointed out: "I had worked for eight or nine years inventing a system, and now I'd written through it and come out the other end." 37 He now prefers to describe himself as a composer of "music with repetitive structures." : Another Look. 7 8, glass founded the, philip Glass Ensemble, with which he still performs on keyboards. 257258 La Barbara, Joan (1989 "Philip Glass and Steve Reich: Two from the Steady State School in Kostelanetz, Richard, Writings on Glass, Berkeley, Los Angeles; London: University of California Press,. .