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date: 26 April 2019

Variations. 

Source:
The Oxford Companion to Music
Author(s):
Alison LathamAlison Latham

Eight works by Cage in which *indeterminacy is taken to extraordinary limits. The score of Variations I (1958), for example, consists of transparent plastic sheets inscribed with lines and dots which the performer or performers superimpose in any way and play on any instrument or instruments; Variations VIII (... ...

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