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John Luther Adams

John Luther Adams was born on January 23, 1953 in the USA. See full bio »


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Known For

The Revenant
The Revenant Soundtrack
Stone Soundtrack
Oil on Ice
Oil on Ice Soundtrack


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 2015 The Revenant (writer: "Qilyuan", "Become Ocean", "The Place Where You Go to Listen")
 2010 Stone (writer: "In A Room")
 2005 Homeland: Four Portraits of Native Action (Documentary) (writer: "Shik'eenoohtii")
 2004 Oil on Ice (Documentary) (writer: "Shik'eenoohtii")
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 2016 The Colorado (Documentary)
 2014 The Light at Walden (Documentary short)
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 1998 Alaska: Spirit of the Wild (Documentary short) (composer: songs "The Place Where You Go to Listen" and "Drums of Winter")
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 2016 The Art of Listening (Documentary)
 2016 The New Yorker Presents (TV Series documentary)
- Episode #1.10 (2016) ... Himself
 2010 The Reach of Resonance (Documentary)

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Other Works:

(March 2 to April 15, 2001) He conceived the original concept and music of the musical, "Coyote Builds North America," in The Arena Stage production at the Kreeger Theater in Washington D.C. Barry Lopez wrote the stories. Molly Smith was director.

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