American composer

Elliott Carter dies; Pulitzer Prize-winning American composer was 103

Elliott Carter, the Pulitzer Prize-winning American composer who fused European and American modernist traditions into seminal but formidable works, and who lived to hear standing ovations for music that was once considered anything but listener friendly, died on November 5 at his home in New York. He was 103 years old. His assistant, Virgil Blackwell, […]