Music of John Cage
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Description: This book presents a complete picture of composer John Cage, a leading figure in the post-war avant garde. Providing a historical account of Cage's musical concerns & changing style, the author explains the importance of Cage's work.
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All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.
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Copyright year: 1996
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 3/14/1996
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.75" long x 0.50" tall
|"For more new sounds" (1933-1948)|
|Prelude: Cage's compositional studies|
|The prepared piano|
|"To sober and quiet the mind..." (1946-1951)|
|The sources of a new style|
|Changes in style and aesthetic|
|From choice to chance|
|"Throwing sound into silence" (1951-1956)|
|Changes in aesthetic|
|"The Ten Thousand Things"|
|Sources of indeterminacy|
|"Music (not composition)" (1962-1969)|
|Changes in Cage's life and work in the 1960's|
|Process and action|
|Simultaneity, abundance, and anarchy|
|"Joy and bewilderment" (1969-1992)|
|Return to composition|
|Work in other media|