John Adams: BBC has ‘joined the march to the bottom’News
The leading American composer has delivered a diatribe against the BBC music cuts. It has been posted by James Weeks, who has now amassed more than 800 composer autographs on a petition to stop the BBC’s self-demolition.
Adams says: ‘We Americans hear only the worst stories from the UK, as if the country is on a determined self-destruct freefall. The BBC now apparently wants to join the march to the bottom by cutting its invaluable institutions.’
Read the full Adams letter below (click image to enlarge text).