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us: Adams, John Luther, 1953-


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    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1953-01-23
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Meridian (Miss.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Alaska
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Fairbanks Symphony Orchestra
        • Organization: (naf) Arctic Chamber Orchestra
        • Affiliation Start: 1982
        • Affiliation End: 1989
    • Organization

        (naf) Fairbanks Symphony Orchestra
    • Organization

        (naf) Arctic Chamber Orchestra
    • Affiliation Start

        1982
    • Affiliation End

        1989
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Alaska Fairbanks
        • Organization: (naf) Bennington College
        • Organization: (naf) Oberlin College. Conservatory of Music
        • Organization: (naf) Harvard University
    • Organization

        (naf) University of Alaska Fairbanks
    • Organization

        (naf) Bennington College
    • Organization

        (naf) Oberlin College. Conservatory of Music
    • Organization

        (naf) Harvard University
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
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  • Sources

    • found: His The far country [SR] p1993: label (John Luther Adams)
    • found: Anderson, E.R. Contemporary Amer. composers, 2nd ed. (Adams, John Luther; b. 1-23-53, Meridian, Miss.)
    • found: America in concert. Program #214, 198-: program sheet (John Adams; footnote: Alaskan composer)
    • found: OCLC (Bib. records indicate that Adams composed works in Alaska)
    • found: Oxford music online, February 29, 2016: New Grove dictionary of American music, 2nd ed. (Adams, John Luther; born January 23, 1953, Meridian, MS; American composer; settled in Alaska in 1978; timpanist and principal percussionist of the Fairbanks Symphony Orchestra and the Arctic Chamber Orchestra, 1982-1989; author of two books and numerous other writings on music and the environment; he has taught at the University of Alaska, Bennington College, Oberlin Conservatory of Music, and Harvard University)
  • LC Classification

    • ML410.A2333
  • Change Notes

    • 1994-05-10: new
    • 2016-03-01: revised
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