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American Master: A Portrait of John Adams

John Adams is the living composer who is most widely performed today. This visually rich portrait of the composer by award-winning film maker Mark Kidel explores the influences that have shaped Adams's unique music, from minimalism to jazz and from the Indian raga to the European classical tradition.

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1 hour

Last on

Sat 16 Mar 2013 00:25

BBC Four Modern Classical Music Collection

BBC Four Modern Classical Music Collection
Watch a collection of programmes featuring trailblazing 20th Century classical music composers.

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Credits

Role Contributor
DirectorMark Kidel
ProducerMarie Balducchi