Saw this opera in the old „Flughafen Tempelhof“ hangars. Left a deep impression on me.
Philip Glass (born January 31, 1937) is an American composer. He is widely regarded as one of the most influential musicians of the late 20th century.
Definition from Wikipedia – Philip Glass
Akhnaten is an opera in three acts based on the life and religious convictions of the Egyptian pharaoh Akhenaten (Amenhotep IV), written by the American minimalist composer Philip Glass in 1983. The libretto is by Philip Glass in association with Shalom Goldman, Robert Israel, Richard Riddell and Jerome Robbins.
Definition from Wikipedia – Akhnaten (opera)