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Lou Harrison - Quotes

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We get more dangerous as we accumulate knowledge, and that's both a sadness and something to control, try to learn to live with, make terms with. ---->>>

I don't want to wear my compositional tools on my sleeve. ---->>>

Three days in a city now and I'm quite flipped. There's too much noise. I just can't do with it. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 05-14, 1917
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Die: 02-02, 2003
Occupation: Composer
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Lou Silver Harrison (May 14, 1917 – February 2, 2003) was an American composer. He was a student of Henry Cowell, Arnold Schoenberg, and K. P. H. Notoprojo. Harrison is particularly noted for incorporating elements of the music of non-Western cultures into his work, with a number of pieces written for Javanese style gamelan instruments, including ensembles constructed and tuned by Harrison and his partner William Colvig (wikipedia)