John Luther Adams (1953)

Earth and the Great Weather (1990 -1993)

A Sonic Geography of the Arctic, for strings, four singing voices, four speaking voices, four percussion, digital delay and fixed sounds

electronic work
stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date: 1990 - 1993
    • Duration: 1 h 30 mn
    • Publisher: Theodore Front Musical Literature
    • Commission: Alaska Festival of Native Arts
Detailed formation
  • singing voice, speaking voice, 4 percussionists, violin, viola, cello, double bass

Premiere information

Information on the electronics
Electronic device: sons fixés sur support, autre dispositif électronique


Enregistrement : New World Records, 80459-2.