John Adams

Duration: 49 minutes

First transmitted in 2001, the minimalist composer John Adams talks about his career to conductor Charles Hazlewood, as Adams' opera, El Nino, prepares to open in Paris. (2001)

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Credits

Presenter
Charles Hazlewood
Producer
Suzy Klein
Participant
John Adams

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