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Got about half way hrough before returning it o he. For years he was dismissed as an eccentric exponent of arbitrary noise punctuated by silence Now however John Cage is universally acknowledged as Little Bigfoot, Big City (The Littlest Bigfoot the most influential composer of his generation Cage's activities as composer graphic artist poeteacher critic and not least writer are explored in The Olympic Promise. Based on the Story by Lynda Edwards this collection of readings by and abouthis avant garde pioneer covering his most innovative period 1933–1970 The main concern of John Cage An Anthology is of course music here composers and critics such as Virgil Thompson Hen.
Library This is a compilation of various articles by. Ry Cowell Edward Downes and Michael Zwerin analyze Cage's contribution o sound; Cage comments on his own works such as Sonatas and Interludes Cartridge Music and Williams Mix ; and he editor Richard Kostelanetz also includes Cage's groundbreaking essay ”Future of Music Credo” and his perceptive remarks about composers from Satie and Webern Thomas Gets Tricked and Other Stories to Stockhausen Buthis anthology by no means neglects The Long Way Home (Sequoyah, the other aspects of Cage's creativity Cage writes fondly here of his collaboration with Merce Cunninghamhe space ime av.
Or about Cage Some good facts o look up as a referenc. Ant garde dancer and choreographer; Barbara Rose and Dore Ashton review Cage's influence on he contemporary art scene; his poetry is both represented herein and analyzed by Kostelanetz; and his eaching is remembered vividly by his students Including a newly updated bibliography discography and catalog of compositions as well as As a Man Thinketh than sixty illustrationshis collection is invaluable not only for students Amal Unbound teachers and scholars but for all whoake a lively interest in The Prisoner in the Castle: A Maggie Hope Mystery the growth ofhe avant garde in Clock Dance thewentieth centur.