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Details of Silences So Deep
- Exact title of book
- Silences So Deep
- Book author
- John Luther Adams
- Farrar, Straus and Giroux
- Sep 22, 2020
- PDF, FB2, EPUB, MOBI
- File size (in PDF)
- 1872 kB
Some brief overview of book
A memoir of a composer's life in the Alaskan wilderness and a meditation on making art in a landscape acutely threatened by climate change In the summer of 1975, the composer John Luther Adams, then a twenty-two-year-old graduate of CalArts, boarded a flight to Alaska. So began a journey into the mountains, forests, and tundra of the far northand across distinctive mental and aural terrainthat would last for the next forty years. Silences So Deep is Adamss account of these formative decadesand of what its like to live alone in the frozen woods, composing music by day and spending ones evenings with a raucous crew of poets, philosophers, and fishermen.
From adolescent lovesEdgard Varse and Frank Zappato mature preoccupations with the natural world that inform such works as The Wind in High Places, Adams details the influences that have allowed him to emerge as one of the most celebrated and recognizable composers of our time. Silences So Deep is also a memoir of solitude enriched by friendships with the likes of the conductor Gordon Wright and the poet John Haines, both of whom had a singular impact on Adamss life. Whether describing the travails of environmental activism in the midst of an oil boom or midwinter conversations in a communal sauna, Adams writes with a voice both playful and meditative, one that evokes the particular beauty of the Alaskan landscape and the people who call it home.
Ultimately, this book is also the story of Adamss difficult decision to leave a rapidly warming Alaska and to strike out for new topographies and sources of inspiration. In its attentiveness to the challenges of life in the wilderness, to the demands of making art in an age of climate crisis, and to the pleasures of intellectual fellowship, Silences So Deep is a singularly rich account of a creative life.
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