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Earle Brown - Quotes

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It is not possible, given any degree of optimism and generosity in regard to people in general, to set a time limit on creative reflection or a limitation on the number of people involved in the creation. ---->>>

What is a good performance? It lies in the hands and head of a performer... the shortest way between two people is not a straight line. ---->>>

Cage's Music of Changes was a further indication that the arts in general were beginning to consciously deal with the 'given' material and, to varying degrees, liberating them from the inherited, functional concepts of control. ---->>>

There is no music that can't be used politically, but the motives behind the creation of that music can be non-political. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 12-26, 1926
Birthplace:
Die: 07-02, 2002
Occupation: Composer
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Earle Brown (December 26, 1926 – July 2, 2002) was an American composer who established his own formal and notational systems. Brown was the creator of open form, a style of musical construction that has influenced many composers since—notably the downtown New York scene of the 1980s (see John Zorn) and generations of younger composers (wikipedia)