This lecture has been cancelled.
Composer, conductor, and creative thinker—John Adams (Nixon in China, Doctor Atomic) occupies a unique position in the world of American music. His works stand out among contemporary classical compositions for their depth of expression, their brilliance of sound, and the profoundly humanist nature of their themes. Join us for a captivating talk with musical selections.
This program is presented in collaboration with the Anthony Hecht Lectures in the Humanities at Bard College.