Hallelujah Junction is a composition for two pianos written in by the American composer John Adams. Adams titled his autobiography after this composition. John Adams was born in Massachusetts in He is the composer of such acclaimed works as Harmonielehre, Nixon in China, Naive and Sentimental Music, El Niño. Hallelujah Junction is a tiny truck stop on Route 49 on the Nevada-California border, not far from where I have a small mountain cabin. One can only speculate. “Hallelujah Junction” was composed for my friends Grant Gershon and Gloria Cheng, who first performed it at the Gerry Center in Brentwood, California in April. Hallelujah Junction: Composing an American Life by John Adams is a witty, warm and wise autobiography from the hugely important and admired modern composer of. More From John Adams Book Tour is a Web feature and podcast. Each week, we present leading authors of fiction and nonfiction as they read from. Listen to Hallelujah Junction on Spotify. John Adams · Song · John Adams is one of the most admired and performed living composers. Hallelujah Junction isn't so much an autobiography as a fascinating journey. Adams: Hallelujah Junction · More by John Adams, Edo de Waart & San Francisco Symphony · Featured On · You Might Also Like. by John Adams. Release date: October 1, by Farrar Straus & Giroux, New York. UK edition published by Faber Books Ltd. pages.
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