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Composer of the Week: John Adams

on BBC Radio 3

Presented by Alwynne Pritchard in conversation with the composer.
Today's music includes a symphony inspired by Schoenberg, cartoon music, and a sombre setting of a war poem by Walt Whitman.
Day Chorus (Death of Klinghoffer, Act 2) London Opera Chorus, Lyon Opera Orchestra, conductor Kent Nagano
Chamber Symphony London Sinfonietta, conducted by the Composer
The Wound Dresser Sanford Sylvan (baritone), Orchestra of St Luke's, conducted by the Composer

Contributors

Presented By:
Alwynne Pritchard
Unknown:
Walt Whitman.

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