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Naive and Sentimental Music

for Orchestra Full Score

By John Adams

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For Orchestra Full Score. Composed by John Adams (1947-). Boosey & Hawkes Scores/Books. 192 pages. Boosey & Hawkes #M051261680. Published by Boosey & Hawkes (HL.48019163).

Item Number: HL.48019163

First performed February 19, 1999 by the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor. Adams' inspiration was Schiller's 1795 essay “On Naive and Sentimental Poetry,” a discussion of artistic states of expression. In three movements. 48 minutes.