VIDEO PODCAST: John Dante Prevedini leads a discussion about Youth Involvement in Classical Music - this specially extended illustrated feature includes contributions from Christopher Morley, Gerald Fenech, Halida Dinova, Patricia Spencer and Roderic Dunnett.
VIDEO PODCAST: Women Composers - Our special hour-long illustrated feature on women composers includes contributions from Diana Ambache, Gail Wein, Hilary Tann, Natalie Artemas-Polak and Victoria Bond.
American composer John Luther Adams was born in Meridian, Mississippi on 23 January 1953. After graduating from California Institute of the Arts, he worked in environmental protection, travelling to and then moving to Alaska, which became a great inspiration for his music. He won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Music for his orchestral work Become Ocean.