Elliott Carter, Composer of the Avant-Garde, Dies at 103

Posted: November 5, 2012 by Mike in General

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Sad news on the passing of Elliott Carter.

Elliott Carter, the American composer whose kaleidoscopic, rigorously organized works established him as one of the most important and enduring voices in contemporary music, died on Monday in Manhattan. He was 103 and had continued to compose into his 11th decade, completing his last piece in August.

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