Composing the Soundscape: Ecological Listening in the Music of John Luther Adams.

Hanslowe, Thomas.
2017-04-20T13:57:48.615Z

Abstract: This thesis explores the connections between John Luther Adams's music and his environmentalist politics. Drawing on recent writings in ecomusicology, as well as the work of John Cage and R. Murray Schafer, this thesis takes three of Adams's pieces as case studies, In the White Silence (1998), a concert piece, The Place Where You Go to Listen (2004-6), a sound and light installation, and... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Music.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/011956
ID: tufts:21432
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