WorldCat Identities

Adams, John Luther 1953-

Overview
Works: 154 works in 363 publications in 3 languages and 7,659 library holdings
Genres: Music  Art music  Minimal music  Nonfiction films  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Chamber music  Biography  Interviews  Soundscapes (Music) 
Roles: Author, Composer, Performer, Conductor, Instrumentalist, Producer
Classifications: M3.1.A33, 780.92
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Become ocean by John Luther Adams( Visual )

9 editions published in 2014 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 410 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 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the white silence by John Luther Adams( Recording )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Lou Harrison by John Luther Adams( Recording )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 287 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
The mathematics of resonant bodies by John Luther Adams( )

5 editions published in 2006 and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inuksuit by John Luther Adams( Visual )

5 editions published in 2013 and held by 207 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
Red arc/Blue veil by John Luther Adams( Recording )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songbirdsongs by John Luther Adams( Recording )

2 editions published between 1980 and 2012 and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strange and sacred noise by John Luther Adams( )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Undetermined and No Linguistic content and held by 154 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 )

2 editions published in 2005 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 141 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 133 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 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1st work for piano, percussion, and electronics; the 2nd work for percussion quintet
Become ocean : for orchestra by John Luther Adams( )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2015 and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 2015 and held by 84 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
The light within : for orchestra by John Luther Adams( )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sauyatuġvik : the time of drumming : version for chamber ensemble by John Luther Adams( )

7 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The place we began by John Luther Adams( Recording )

3 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
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 US-amerikanischer Komponist

Luther Adams, John 1953-

Джон Лютер Адамс

جان لوتر آدامز آهنگساز آمریکایی

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