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Written by on September 20, 2010

Sunday 26th September – John Adams – An American Composer

John Adams is a pivotal figure in 20th century classical music, as he can be viewed as either the last of the minimalists or the first of the post-minimalists. 

Coming soon – The Three Ages of Stravinsky

In the coming months I’m going to be doing a series of 3 shows on the music of one of the giants of the 20th Centruy – Igor Stravinsky. The shows will be based on the three distinct stylistic periods of Stravinsky’s compositional career: 

The Russian Period (circa 1908–1919)

The Neoclassical Period (circa 1920–1954)

The Serial Period (1954–1968)

 


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