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Music
Author Adams, John Luther, 1953-

Title In the white silence [sound recording] / John Luther Adams.

Imprint New York, NY : New World Records, p2003.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    EA ADAM IWS W00CD    DUE 02-14-20
 GDL Brand Library Storage Music CDs    EA ADAM IWS W00CD    Available
 PAS Central Library Music, CDs    CD EC ADAM A 00    Available
Description 1 sound disc (75:15) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 011515
Note For celesta, harp, orchestra bells, 2 vibraphones, and strings (divided into string quartet and string orchestra).
"Like many of Adams's previous works, In the white silence is an example of his concept of 'sonic geography, ' through which he attempts to realize the notion of music as place and place as music, and reveals his obsession with the 'treeless, windswept expanses of the Arctic.' The title of the work thus points to Alaskan landscapes in a general sense."--Notes, p. 4-5.
"Recorded Anthology of American Music, Inc."
Ed. recorded: Taiga Press.
Compact disc.
Program notes by Sabine Feisst and the composer, biographical notes on the composer and conductor, and selected discography and bibliography (15 p.) in container.
Performer Oberlin Contemporary Music Ensemble; Tim Weiss, conductor.
Event Recorded in performance Nov. 11, 1998, Finney Chapel, Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio.
Subject Celesta, harp, glockenspiel, vibraphones (2) with string orchestra.
Minimal music.
Alaska -- Songs and music.
Added Author Weiss, Timothy. Conductor.
Recorded Anthology of American Music, Inc.
Oberlin Contemporary Music Ensemble. Performer.
Standard No. 093228060024
Music No. 80600-2 New World Records

 
    
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