John Luther Adams

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John Luther Adams.

John Luther Adams (23 de enero de 1953) es un compositor estadounidense, cuya música se inspira frecuentemente en la naturaleza, especialmente en los paisajes de Alaska, donde vive desde 1978.

Lista de obras[editar]

  • Green Corn Dance (1974)
  • Night Peace (1976)
  • Songbirdsongs (1974-80)
  • Strange Birds Passing (1983)
  • Up into the silence (1978/84, poema de E. E. Cummings)
  • How the Sun Came to the Forest (1984) (poema de John Haines)
  • The Far Country of Sleep (1988)
  • Giving Birth to Thunder, Sleeping With His Daughter, Coyote Builds North America (1986-90)
  • Magic song for one who wishes to live and the dead who climb up to the sky (1990)
  • Dream in White On White (1992)
  • Earth and the Great Weather (1990-93), para el teatro, libreto publicado en el libro "Inukshuk", editado por ARBOS - Compañía de Música y Teatro, Viena 1999, ISBN 3-85266-126-9
  • Five Yup'ik Dances (1991-1994)
  • Crow and Weasel (1993-1994, historia de Barry Lopez)
  • Sauyatugvik: The Time of Drumming (1995)
  • Clouds of Forgetting, Clouds of Unknowing (1991-95)
  • Five Athabascan Dances (1992-96)
  • Strange and Sacred Noise (1991-97)
  • Make Prayers to the Raven (1996-98)
  • In the White Silence (1998)
  • Qilyaun (1998)
  • Time Undisturbed (1999)
  • In a Treeless Place, Only Snow (1999)
  • The Light That Fills the World (1999-2000)
  • Among Red Mountains (2001)
  • The Immeasurable Space of Tones (1998-2001)
  • The Farthest Place (2001)
  • After the Light (2001)
  • Dark Wind (2001)
  • Red Arc / Blue Veil (2002)
  • The Mathematics of Resonant Bodies (2002)
  • Poem of the Forgotten (2004) (poema de John Haines)
  • For Lou Harrison (2004, estreno 2005)

Discografía[editar]

  • Songbirdsongs (1981)
  • A Northern Suite/Night Peace (1983)
  • Forest Without Leaves (1987)
  • The Far Country (1993)
  1. Dream in White on White
  2. Night Peace
  3. The Far Country of Sleep
  • Earth and the Great Weather (1995)
  • Clouds of Forgetting, Clouds of Unknowing (1997)
  • Dark Wind (2002)
  • The Light That Fills the World (2002)
  1. The Farthest Place
  2. The Light That Fills the World
  3. The Immeasurable Space of Tones
  • In the White Silence (2003)

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