John Luther Adams
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1953-01-23
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John Luther Adams

John Luther Adams Biography (Wikipedia)

John Luther Adams (born January 23, 1953) is an American composer whose music is inspired by nature, especially the landscapes of Alaska, where he lived from 1978 to 2014 (Garland 2007). His orchestral work Become Ocean was awarded the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Music (Huizenga 2014).

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The Wind At Maclaren Summit
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The Wind At Maclaren Summit
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Canticles of the Sky; Sky With Endless Stars
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Canticles of the Sky; Sky With Endless Stars
John Luther Adams
Become Desert
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Become Desert
Oliver Coates
Sky With Four Suns
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Sky With Four Suns
John Luther Adams
The Wind In High Places: 1 - Above Sunset Pass
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The Wind In High Places: 1 - Above Sunset Pass
John Luther Adams
Earth and the great weather for voices, ensemble and percussion
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Earth and the great weather for voices, ensemble and percussion
John Luther Adams
Become Ocean
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Become Ocean
John Luther Adams
Canticles of the Sky - Sky with Four Suns
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Canticles of the Sky - Sky with Four Suns
John Luther Adams
Inuksuit
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Inuksuit
John Luther Adams
Become Ocean (Excerpt)
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Become Ocean (Excerpt)
John Luther Adams
Dream in White on White
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Dream in White on White

Dream in White on White

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The Apollo Quartet and Strings
John Luther Adams
Become Ocean
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Become Ocean

Become Ocean

Conductor
Ludvic Morlot
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John Luther Adams
Canticles of the Sky: iii. Sky with Nameless Colors
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Canticles of the Sky: iii. Sky with Nameless Colors
John Luther Adams
Sky With Endless Stars
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Sky With Endless Stars

Sky With Endless Stars

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The Crossing
Conductor
John Luther Adams
…and bells remembered…
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…and bells remembered…
John Luther Adams
Four Thousand Holes
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Four Thousand Holes

Four Thousand Holes

Performer
Stephen Drury, piano; Scott Deal, percussion; John Luther Adams, electronics
John Luther Adams
Canticles of the Sky: IV Sky with Endless Stars
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Canticles of the Sky: IV Sky with Endless Stars
John Luther Adams
Canticles of the Holy Wind: I. Sky with Four Suns
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Canticles of the Holy Wind: I. Sky with Four Suns
John Luther Adams
Dark Waves for orchestra and electronic sounds
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Dark Waves for orchestra and electronic sounds
John Luther Adams
Sila: The Breath of the World
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Sila: The Breath of the World

Sila: The Breath of the World

Orchestra
Iceland Symphony Youth Orchestra and Choir
John Luther Adams
The Light that fills the world
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The Light that fills the world
John Luther Adams
The light that fills the world
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The light that fills the world
John Luther Adams
Canticles Of The Sky (No.1 Sky with Four Suns)
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Canticles Of The Sky (No.1 Sky with Four Suns)
John Luther Adams
songbirdsongs: No.3 Meadowdance
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songbirdsongs: No.3 Meadowdance
John Luther Adams
songbirdsongs: No.1 Wood thrush
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songbirdsongs: No.1 Wood thrush
John Luther Adams
songbirdsongs: No.2 Morningfieldsong
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songbirdsongs: No.2 Morningfieldsong
John Luther Adams
Inuksuit (excerpt)
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Inuksuit (excerpt)

Inuksuit (excerpt)

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Unknown
John Luther Adams
Tukilit
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Tukilit
John Luther Adams
The Place Where You Go To Listen
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The Place Where You Go To Listen
John Luther Adams
Under the Ice
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Under the Ice
John Luther Adams
Canticles of the Sky - Sky With Four Suns
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Canticles of the Sky - Sky With Four Suns

Canticles of the Sky - Sky With Four Suns

Ensemble
The Northwestern Cello Ensemble
John Luther Adams
Dream of the Canyon Wren
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Dream of the Canyon Wren
John Luther Adams
Strange Birds Passing
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Strange Birds Passing

Strange Birds Passing

Conductor
Ensemble
New England Contemporary Music Ensemble
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John Luther Adams
Become Ocean
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Become Ocean

Become Ocean

Performer
Seattle Symphony Orchestra, John Luther Adams (Conductor)
John Luther Adams
Ascension
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Ascension
John Luther Adams
The Sunken Gamelan
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The Sunken Gamelan
John Luther Adams
Descent
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Descent
John Luther Adams
Dream In White On White
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Dream In White On White

Dream In White On White

Performer
The Apollo Quartet and Strings, Barbara Chapman (harp)
John Luther Adams
Sky With Four Suns
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Sky With Four Suns

Sky With Four Suns

Ensemble
Northwestern University Cello Ensemble
John Luther Adams
Where the Waves Splash, Hitting Again and Again
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Where the Waves Splash, Hitting Again and Again

Where the Waves Splash, Hitting Again and Again

Performer
John Luther Adams and Musicians
John Adams
Chamber Symphony
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Chamber Symphony
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