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    Leila Josefowicz: John Adams Violin Concerto


    Beautiful detail and inspirational playing of infectious music

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    Jack Quartet. John Luther Adams: Everything That Rises


    THE STRAD RECOMMENDS The Strad Issue: April 2018 Description: A cloud of string harmonies conjures a visionary work of serene beauty Musicians: Jack Quartet Works: ADAMS Everything That Rises Catalogue Number: COLD BLUE MUSIC CB0051 Mississippi-born, ...

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    Adams: Violin Concerto, Harris: Violin Concerto


    The Strad Issue: February 2017 Description: Waley-Cohen rediscovers a major American fiddle concerto Musicians: Tamsin Waley-Cohen (violin), BBC Symphony Orchestra/Andrew Litton Composer: John Adams, Roy Harris Catalogue number: SIGNUM SIGCD 468 With this release Tamsin Waley-Cohen adds to an already diverse ...

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    J.L. Adams: The Wind in High Places; Canticles of the Sky; Dream of the Canyon Wren


    The Strad Issue: June 2015 Description: Eco-conscious introspection from Alaska-based Pulitzer Prize winner Musicians: Jack Quartet, Northwestern University Cello Ensemble/Hans Jørgen Jensen Composer: J.L. Adams John Luther Adams won the Pulitzer Prize for Music in 2014 with his orchestral work Become Ocean. The Alaska-based composer, whose music ...