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Author Adams, John Luther, 1953-

Title The place where you go to listen : in search of an ecology of music / John Luther Adams ; [foreword by Alex Ross].

Imprint Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    780.92 Adams,J ADA    Available
Description xvi, 160 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 21 cm.
Note Includes discography.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents In search of an ecology of music. The breath of the world ; Locus ex Machina ; Real time ; Working in place ; Two minds -- A composer's journal, part I : always getting ready : December 21, 2003, to August 18, 2004 -- A composer's journal, part II : studio notes : September 1, 2004, to May 18, 2005 -- A composer's journal, part III : in the place : May 27, 2005, to March 30, 2006 -- Hearing where we are. The romance of the real ; The world is listening ; Resonant space ; Things we haven't heard before -- An ecosystem of sound and light. Mapping the terrain ; The colors of noise and tone ; "An orchestration of untouched material" ; The light that fills the world ; The choirs of day and night ; The voices within ; The voice of the moon ; Aurora bells ; Earth drums ; The sonic space ; The one who listens.
Subject Adams, John Luther, 1953-
Adams, John Luther, 1953- Place where you go to listen.
Composers -- Alaska -- Biography.
ISBN 9780819569035 (pbk.)
0819569038 (pbk.)

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