WorldCat Identities

Adams, John Luther 1953-

Overview
Works: 171 works in 432 publications in 4 languages and 8,262 library holdings
Genres: Music  Art music  Minimal music  Nonfiction films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Soundscapes (Music)  Interviews  Biography  Chamber music 
Roles: Author, Composer, Performer, Conductor, Producer, Instrumentalist, Arranger
Classifications: M3.1.A33, 784.2
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Become ocean by John Luther Adams( Visual )

7 editions published in 2014 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of depth, turbulence, eerie silence and ultimately enveloping calm
The far country by John Luther Adams( )

2 editions published in 1993 in Undetermined and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earth and the great weather : a sonic geography of the Arctic by John Luther Adams( Recording )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clouds of forgetting, clouds of unknowing by John Luther Adams( Recording )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mathematics of resonant bodies by John Luther Adams( )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the white silence by John Luther Adams( Recording )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winter music : composing the North by John Luther Adams( Book )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adams's essays, journal entries, and other writings are poetic and inspirational and delve into the environmental and cultural awareness that creates his reflective, almost spiritual, approach to music
Ilimaq by John Luther Adams( )

4 editions published in 2015 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Lou Harrison by John Luther Adams( Recording )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inuksuit by John Luther Adams( Visual )

5 editions published in 2013 and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composed in 2009, this work by John Luther Adams is not only inspired by the environment, but can be shaped by the natural world when it is performed. This CD and DVD offer the first recording of the work, which was made in a forest surrounding Guilford Sound in Vermont
Strange and sacred noise by John Luther Adams( )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Undetermined and No Linguistic content and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Contains a complete performance of the title piece by Adams. Written for percussion quartets, this piece is presented without accompanying video images."--Perry Seibert, www.allmovie.com (as viewed on Apr. 12, 2007)
Strange and sacred noise by John Luther Adams( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in 3 languages and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Contains a complete performance of the title piece by Adams. Written for percussion quartets, this piece is presented without accompanying video images."--Perry Seibert, www.allmovie.com (as viewed on Apr. 12, 2007)
The light that fills the world by John Luther Adams( Recording )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2007 and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red arc/Blue veil by John Luther Adams( Recording )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songbirdsongs by John Luther Adams( Recording )

4 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wind in high places by John Luther Adams( Recording )

2 editions published in 2015 and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critically acclaimed composer John Luther Adams, who won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize in Music, offers the first recordings of three of his recent string works: two string quartets, featuring the much-lauded Jack Quartet, and a four-movement work for a choir of 48 cellos
A brief history of noise : John Luther Adams and Allen Otte in conversation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes a one-hour conversation between John Luther Adams and percussionist Allen Otte, recorded in the composer's studio in Alaska
Become ocean : for orchestra by John Luther Adams( )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2015 and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The light within : for orchestra by John Luther Adams( )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four thousand holes by John Luther Adams( Recording )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1st work for piano, percussion, and electronics; the 2nd work for percussion quintet
 
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Winter music : composing the North
Alternative Names
Adams, J. L. 1953-

Adams, J. L. (John Luther), 1953-

John Luther Adams Amerikaans componist

John Luther Adams amerikansk komponist

John Luther Adams amerikansk kompositör

John Luther Adams compositeur américain

John Luther Adams compositor estadounidense

John Luther Adams compositor estatunidenc

John Luther Adams US-amerikanischer Komponist

Luther Adams, John 1953-

Джон Лютер Адамс

جان لوتر آدامز آهنگساز آمریکایی

ジョン・ルーサー・アダムズ

約翰·路德·亞當斯

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