Knoxville News Sentinel
Big Ears will show the artistic expanse of John Luther Adams’ work
By Wayne Bledsoe
Composer John Luther Adams is sometimes surprised when audiences have an emotional response to his music.
"For me, the music is something trans-personal," says Adams. "It's larger than I am. I hope it has a feel of being somehow elemental and inevitable. When I'm in touch with things in the world that feel inevitable and elemental, I am moved. I have an emotional response." ...
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