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John Cage Other People Think
Edited and published by Alfredo Jaar.
published in 2012
English edition
18 x 18 cm (softcover)
20 pages
€10.00
ISBN: 978-0-9885431-0-2
EAN: 9780988543102
in stock
 
A transcript of the earliest of John Cage's extended writings. It was presented in 1927 at the Hollywood Bowl, where Cage, representing Los Angeles High School, won the Southern California Oratorical Contest. He was 15 years old. This edition is an homage to the American composer, on the occasion of the 2012 John Cage Centennial.
See also Jean-Luc Godard & Jean-Pierre Gorin: Letter to Jane; Pier Paolo Pasolini: The Ashes of Gramsci (edited by Alfredo Jaar).
American composer John Cage (1912-1992) is a leading actor of the twentieth century musical avant-garde. His work has been a major influence on the fields of experimental music and contemporary art.

See also John Cage & Thomas Wulffen; Brandon LaBelle: Lecture on Nothing; Tacet #1 – Who is John Cage?; David Antin: John Cage sans cage; David Grubbs: Les disques gâchent le paysage – John Cage, les années 1960 et l'enregistrement sonore...