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Cage, John, 1912-1992

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: September 5, 1912-August 12, 1992

John Cage (1912-1992), American composer and music theorist; one of the leading figures of the post-war avant-garde.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

The Charles Ives Papers

 Collection
Call Number: MSS 14
Overview: Music, correspondence and other writings, photographs, and additional materials by and about the American composer and insurance executive Charles Ives (1874-1954)
Dates: 1874-1983 (inclusive)

The Frederick and Rose Plaut Papers

 Collection
Call Number: MSS 52
Overview: The Frederick and Rose Plaut Papers consist mainly of photographs taken by the German-American recording engineer and photographer Frederick Plaut (1907-1985). Correspondence and other papers relating to Plaut and his wife are also included.
Dates: 1907-1986 (inclusive)

The Virgil Thomson Papers

 Collection
Call Number: MSS 29, MSS 29A
Overview: Music, correspondence and other papers, photographs, and additional materials by and about the American composer and critic Virgil Thomson (1896-1989)
Dates: 1804-1990 (inclusive)