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Published: 23 July 2010

256 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199730773

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This Life of Sounds

Renee Levine Packer

  • Chronicles an exuberant period of artistic exploration and experimentation in America from an insider's perspective
  • Provides the first full-length study of the Buffalo new music group, the Creative Associates
  • Features international leaders in contemporary music such as Morton Feldman, John Cage, Julius Eastman, and Cornelius Cardew
  • Portrays the growth of the avant-garde during the 1960s and 1970s through previously unexplored terrain