John Adams : minimalism and beyond
Discusses the minimalist composer, John Adams, and his music. The program juxtaposes Adams's very articulate analysis of his own work with rehearsal and performance footage of Harmonium, the massive setting for chorus and orchestra of three poems on aspects of love by John Donne and Emily Dickinson.
Gavin, Barrie; Adams, John 1947; Rattle, Simon 1955
Central Independent Television; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Chorus; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
North American Culture; American Culture; Performing Arts, Music; Performing Arts; Music; Composers United States Interviews; Minimal music United States History and criticism
North America; United States; New Jersey
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- Physical Description
53 minutes; color
Access condition: campus-only.
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra and CBSO Chorus ; Simon Rattle, conductor. Camera, Ian Hollands, Kevin Latimer, Maurice Fischer ; film editor, John McCarthy
- Other Identifiers
Filename: lms-090034; Fedora 2 PID: umd:1513; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/887; OCLC: ocm27929091; Catalog Key: alephsys002873162; Catalog Key: FFH 3867
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