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John Luther Adams

John Luther Adams has been played on NTS over 20 times, featured on 18 episodes and was first played on 7 October 2016.

John Luther Adams (born January 23, 1953 in Meridian, Mississippi) is a composer whose music is inspired by nature, especially the landscapes of Alaska where he has lived since 1978.

Like many composers of his generation, John Luther Adams did not grow up immersed in scored music. Adams began playing music as a teenager, as a drummer in rock bands. Through his experience in rock bands, friends introduced him to the music of Frank Zappa. Through the liner notes of a Zappa album,…

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The Wind In High Places
John Luther Adams
Cold Blue Music2015
The Wind In High Places
John Luther AdamsCold Blue Music2015
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Beginning
John Luther Adams
New World Records2003
Beginning
John Luther AdamsNew World Records2003
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Canticles Of The Sky
John Luther Adams
Cold Blue Music2015
Canticles Of The Sky
John Luther AdamsCold Blue Music2015
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Sky With Endless Stars
John Luther Adams
Cantaloupe Music2017
Sky With Endless Stars
John Luther AdamsCantaloupe Music2017
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Canticles Of The Sky
Oliver Coates, John Luther Adams
RVNG INTL.2019
Canticles Of The Sky
Oliver Coates, John Luther AdamsRVNG INTL.2019
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Four Thousand Holes
Ian Pace, Simon Limbrick, György Ligeti, Michael Zev Gordon, John Luther Adams, Luciano Berio, Michael Pisaro
Louth Contemporary Music Society2018
Four Thousand Holes
Ian Pace, Simon Limbrick, György Ligeti, Michael Zev Gordon, John Luther Adams, Luciano Berio, Michael PisaroLouth Contemporary Music Society2018
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Floating, Drifting
Ian Pace, Simon Limbrick, György Ligeti, Michael Zev Gordon, John Luther Adams, Luciano Berio, Michael Pisaro
Louth Contemporary Music Society2018
Floating, Drifting
Ian Pace, Simon Limbrick, György Ligeti, Michael Zev Gordon, John Luther Adams, Luciano Berio, Michael PisaroLouth Contemporary Music Society2018
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The Place Where You Go To Listen
John Luther Adams
New World Records1994
The Place Where You Go To Listen
John Luther AdamsNew World Records1994
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Looking Toward Hope
Oliver Coates, John Luther Adams
RVNG INTL.2019
Looking Toward Hope
Oliver Coates, John Luther AdamsRVNG INTL.2019
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Mourning Dove
John Adams
Opus One1982
Mourning Dove
John AdamsOpus One1982
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