Naive and Sentimental Music

John Adams

Year

1998-1999


Duration

48'


Movements

I. Naive and Sentimental Music; II. Mother of the Man; III. Chain to the Rhythm


Instrumentation

4(III-IV=picc).3(III=corA).3(III=bcl).bcl.3(III=dbn) - 4.4.3.2 - 5perc-gtr(steel string with small amplification unit)-pft-cel-kybd sampler-2hrp - strgs


Genre

Guitar in the Orchestra


Commission

Los Angeles Philharmonic, The Ensemble Modern Orchestra, the Vancouver Symphony and the Sydney Symphony


Premiere

Los Angeles, CA, USA, Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, 19 February 1999: Los Angeles Philharmonic, Esa-Pekka Salonen (cond.)


Source

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