John Adams: Son of Chamber Symphony; String Quartet ()

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John Adams: Son of Chamber Symphony; String Quartet - International Contemporary Ensemble; St. Lawrence String Quartet; John Adams (conductor)
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In terms of the scale of his compositions, John Adams' career is somewhat anomalous for a contemporary composer. While the usual pattern tends to be for a composer to begin a career writing smaller pieces (which have a far likelier chance of being performed) and then expanding to larger forms as his or her reputation grows, Adams (with very few exceptions) was writing large-scale operas and orchestral and choral works starting in the early '80s and didn't begin devoting himself to chamber music with any regularity until the ...

John Adams: Son of Chamber Symphony; String Quartet 2011, Nonesuch

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