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John Adams

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John Adams

John Adams has been played on NTS over 10 times, featured on 18 episodes and was first played on 24 March 2014.

John Coolidge Adams (born February 15, 1947) is a Pulitzer Prize-winning American composer with strong roots in minimalism. He learned the clarinet from his father and played in marching bands and community orchestras during his formative years. He began composing at the age of ten and heard his first orchestral pieces performed while still a teenager. The intellectual and artistic traditions of New England, especially the Boston Symphony Orchestra and Harvard University, helped shape him as an artist and thinker. After earning two…

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Light Over Water Part 1
John Adams
New Albion1985
Light Over Water Part 1
John AdamsNew Albion1985
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Shaker Loops
John Adams
1750 Arch Records1980
Shaker Loops
John Adams1750 Arch Records1980
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Phrygian Gates
John Adams
New Albion1986
Phrygian Gates
John AdamsNew Albion1986
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Short Ride In A Fast Machine
Adams
SFS Media2012
Short Ride In A Fast Machine
AdamsSFS Media2012
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Madame Press Died Last Week At Ninety
John Adams, Orchestra Of St. Luke's, Dawn Upshaw, Paul Crossley
Elektra Nonesuch1991
Madame Press Died Last Week At Ninety
John Adams, Orchestra Of St. Luke's, Dawn Upshaw, Paul CrossleyElektra Nonesuch1991
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Agnus Dei
Robert Spano, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Choruses, Adams, Barber, Corigliano, Higdon, Nmon Ford
Telarc2009
Agnus Dei
Robert Spano, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Choruses, Adams, Barber, Corigliano, Higdon, Nmon FordTelarc2009
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The Chairman Dances (Foxtrot For Orchestra)
John Adams, San Francisco Symphony, Edo de Waart
Elektra Nonesuch1987
The Chairman Dances (Foxtrot For Orchestra)
John Adams, San Francisco Symphony, Edo de WaartElektra Nonesuch1987
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Christian Zeal And Activity
John Adams
Obscure1978
Christian Zeal And Activity
John AdamsObscure1978
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Naive And Sentimental Music
John Adams, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Esa-Pekka Salonen
Nonesuch2002
Naive And Sentimental Music
John Adams, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Esa-Pekka SalonenNonesuch2002
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Phrygian Gates
John Adams
1750 Arch Records1980
Phrygian Gates
John Adams1750 Arch Records1980
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