Articles tagged john adams

Charlemagne Palestine: Strumming Music

I hope you like the two or three notes on these three CDs. If not, you're in for almost two hours of hell.

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One of the best miniseries of all time, “John Adams” (HBO, 2008, $79.98), and a terrific film about a historic golf match, “The Greatest Game Ever Played”

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Independent Lens: Wonders Are Many: The Making of Doctor Atomic

The challenges of portraying the Manhattan Project form the core of the excellent documentary Wonders Are Many: The Making of Doctor Atomic.

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3 Sep 2008 // 2:47 AM

Philip Glass Contradictory as it sounds, minimalist music is arriving in an avalanche this fall. But since minimalism is, by definition, minimal, one envisions creatures

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They’ve lived their lives a couple of hundred years apart apart, but you could say that John Adams and Paul Giamatti became leading men

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John Adams by David McCullough

A quintessentially American story about common heroic acts, and the impact one person can have when they throw their whole selves into a cause they believe in.

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Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

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"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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