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Caballito Negro Presents Work Of John Luther Adams

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The composer John Luther Adams is famous for creating works about the great outdoors, many inspired by his years living in Alaska. 

Adams won a Pulitzer Prize for "Become Ocean" in 2014.  Another work, "songbirdsongs," (lower-case letters deliberate) plays to an audience in Ashland this weekend (September 29). 

Tessa Brinkman and Terry Longshore of Caballito Negro perform, with a roster of guest artists.  Tessa and Terry visit the studio with a preview.  
 

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Geoffrey Riley is a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism and has hosted the Jefferson Exchange on JPR since 2009. He's been a broadcaster in the Rogue Valley for more than 35 years, working in both television and radio.
John Baxter's history at JPR reaches back three decades.  John was the JPR program director who was the architect of "the split" when JPR grew from a single program stream to three separate streams. We coaxed him out of retirement and he's now a co-producer of the Jefferson Exchange.