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  • John Adams
    Naïve and Sentimental Music (1997-1998)
    I. Naïve and Sentimental Music
    Peter Oundjian, Royal Scottish National Orchestra
  • John Adams
    Two Fanfares for Orchestra (1986)
    1. Tromba Lontana
    John Adams
  • John Adams
    Must the Devil Have All the Good Tunes? (2018)
    III. Piú mosso. Obsession / Swing
    Yuja Wang (Piano), Gustavo Dudamel
    Los Angeles Philharmonic
  • John Adams
    Hallelujah Junction (1996)
    Hallelujah Junction (1996)
    Jeroen van Veen (Piano), Sandra van Veen (Piano)
  • John Adams
    Lollapalooza (1995)
    Lollapalooza (1995)
    John Adams
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    My Father Knew Charles Ives (2003)
    II. The Lake
    Bill Houghton (Trumpet), John Adams
    BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • John Adams
    Slonimsky's Earbox (1995)
    Slonimsky's Earbox (1995)
    Gustavo Dudamel, Los Angeles Philharmonic
  • John Adams
    City Noir (2009)
    III. Boulevard Night
    Gustavo Dudamel, Los Angeles Philharmonic
  • John Adams
    Harmonium (1980)
    II. Because I could not stop for death
    Edo de Waart, San Francisco Symphony, San Francisco Symphony Chorus
  • John Adams
    Concerto for Violin and Orchestra (1993)
    1. ♩ = 78
    Ilya Gringolts (Violin), Santtu-Matias Rouvali
    Copenhagen Philharmonic Orchestra
  • John Adams
    First Quartet (2008)
    II. New tempo – Brisk quarters
    Attacca Quartet
    Amy Schroeder (Violin), Keiko Tokunaga (Violin), Luke Fleming (Viola), Andrew Yee (Violoncello)
  • John Adams
    John's Book of Alleged Dances (1994)
    1. Judah to Ocean
    Kronos Quartet
    David Harrington (Violin), John Sherba (Violin), Hank Dutt (Viola), Joan Jeanrenaud (Violoncello)
  • John Adams
    Shaker Loops (1983) (Version for String Orchestra)
    I. Shaking and Trembling
    Marin Alsop, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
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    Harmonielehre (1985)
    II. The Anfortas Wound
    John Adams, Berliner Philharmoniker
  • John Adams
    Short Ride in a Fast Machine (1986)
    Short Ride in a Fast Machine (1986)
    Michael Tilson Thomas, San Francisco Symphony