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date: 20 April 2019

Cage, John (b Los Angeles, 1912; d NY, 1992) 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of Music
Author(s):
Michael KennedyMichael Kennedy, Joyce BourneJoyce Bourne

American composer and writer. From 1937 developed interests in dance and perc. In 1938 experimented with Cowell's invention of the ‘prepared pf’ by inserting various objects, from rubber‐bands to hatpins, between the str to create new effects. Settled in NY ... ...

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