Talking Music

Talking Music

Conversations With John Cage, Philip Glass, Laurie Anderson, and Five Generations of American Experimental Composers

Book - 1995
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This study examines the creativity and development of experimental music through interviews with 17 contemporary musicians. Revealing their struggles, personal lives, aesthetic goals and the influences behind their music, this book attempts to discover the origins and the future of this musical genre. The musicians interviewed range from John Cage, John Zom, Milton Babbitt and Pauline Oliveros to Meredith Monk, Steve Reich, Terry Riley, and Blue Gene Tyranny.
Publisher: New York : Schirmer Books ; London : Prentice-Hall International, c1995.
ISBN: 9780028708232
Branch Call Number: 780.92 D836
Characteristics: xii, 489 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.


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