David Tudor, Part One: Beginnings

Source: New World Records.

On the occasion of what would have been his 96th birthday, we take a look at the work & career of the titan of 20th century music—pianist, composer, innovator David Tudor. Definitive versions of many of Tudor’s most seminal—and also more recondite—recordings are available via New World Records, giving a representative sample of the various avenues that his storied career and life in music took.