John Luther Adams

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John Luther Adams is an American composer, known for music that is inspired by the landscapes and sounds of Alaska.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
The Immeasurable Space of Tones 1999 27:01 Orchestral
Songbirdsongs, for 2 piccolos & 3 percussionists 1979 38:39 Chamber Music
The Farthest Place 2001 10:53 Chamber Music
The Light that Fills the World 1998 12:58 Orchestral
Night Peace for soprano voice, chorus, harp & percussion 1977 14:55 Choral
The Far Country of Sleep, for orchestra 16:42 Orchestral
Dream in White on White for string quartet, string orchestra & harp 1992 16:30 Orchestral
Clouds of Forgetting, Clouds of Unknowing for chamber orchestra 1991 01:01:23 Orchestral
In the rain, soundscape 08:58 Electronic/Computer Music
Strange and Sacred Noise, 6 pieces for percussion quartet 1991 01:13:05 Chamber Music
Ilimaq, electroacoustic soundscape for percussion 47:58 Chamber Music
In a room, soundscape 08:35 Electronic/Computer Music
Three High Places, for violin 2007 12:08 Chamber Music
Everything That Rises, for string quartet 56:21 Chamber Music
for Lou Harrison, for string quartet, string orchestra & 2 pianos 2004 01:02:59 Chamber Music
Red Arc/Blue Veil, for piano, mallet percussion & processed sounds 2002 12:31 Chamber Music
The place we began, soundscape 08:15 Electronic/Computer Music
Athabascan Dances (5), for harp 1995 12:58 Chamber Music
The Mathematics of Resonant Bodies, for solo percussion & processed sounds 2002 01:09:09 Chamber Music
Inuksuit, for percussion 59:59 Chamber Music
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