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Monday, November 5, 2012

Elliott Carter dies at 103; Pulitzer-winningl composer

Elliott Carter dies at 103; Pulitzer-winningl composerElliott Carter dies at 103; Pulitzer-winningl composer. Carter's music celebrated the intricacies of modern life and helped define the American sound in the 20th century. He received two Pulitzer Prizes, the Sibelius Medal and the National Medal of the Arts. more
Los Angeles Times ( 11/5/2012 11:10:44 PM -08:00 )

Composer Elliott Carter dies in NY at age 103
Associated Press. NEW YORK — Classical composer Elliott Carter, whose challenging, rhythmically complex works earned him widespread admiration and two Pulitzer Prizes, died Monday at age 103. Music publishing company Boosey and Hawkes didn't more
Wall Street Journal ( 11/5/2012 10:02:06 PM -08:00 )

American composer Elliott Carter dies at age 103
(Reuters) - Classical composer Elliott Carter, who twice won Pulitzer Prizes in a career that spanned more than 75 years, died on Monday in New York at age 103, music publisher Boosey & Hawkes said. Carter was awarded Pulitzer Prizes in 1960 and 1973 more
Moneycontrol.com ( 11/5/2012 9:49:47 PM -08:00 )

Elliott Carter Dead: Composer, Pulitzer Prize Winner Dies At 103
NEW YORK (AP) — Classical composer Elliott Carter, whose challenging, rhythmically complex works earned him widespread admiration and two Pulitzer Prizes, died Monday at age 103. His music publishing company, Boosey & Hawkes, called him an more
Huffington Post ( 11/5/2012 9:31:55 PM -08:00 )

Elliott Carter on CD: Essential works
"Sonata for Cello and Piano" (1948). Fred Sherry and Charles Wuorinen (Bridge): Carter's first attempt at creating a drama with instruments as two different personalities. • "String Quartets, Nos. 1-4" (1951-86). Juilliard Quartet (Sony): The most visionary more
Detroit Free Press ( 11/5/2012 7:15:38 PM -08:00 )

Flashback: Composer Elliott Carter has carved his own path through classical
Elliot Carter, who turns 90 on December 11, 1998, is widely recognized as one of the greatest American composers of the 20th century. Here he is at his house in Connecticut, outside on the grounds in the retirement community where he lives with his wife more
Detroit Free Press ( 11/5/2012 6:47:45 PM -08:00 )

Composer Elliott Carter dies at 103
Composer Elliott Carter dies at 103Classical composer and Pulitzer Prize winner Elliott Carter has died in New York City at age 103. Music publishing company Boosey and Hawkes says Carter died on Monday. It hasn't given a cause of death. Carter's challenging, rhythmically complex works more
NDTV ( 11/5/2012 6:09:45 PM -08:00 )

Elliott Carter, Composer Who Decisively Snapped Tradition, Dies at 103
Elliott Carter, Composer Who Decisively Snapped Tradition, Dies at 103Elliott Carter, the American composer whose kaleidoscopic, rigorously organized works established him as one of the most important and enduring voices in contemporary music, died on Monday in Manhattan. He was 103 and had continued to compose into more
New York Times ( 11/5/2012 5:56:03 PM -08:00 )

Publisher: Classical composer Elliott Carter, winner of 2 Pulitzer Prizes, dies in
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Newsday ( 11/5/2012 5:29:38 PM -08:00 )

Postscript: Elliott Carter
Elliott Carter, widely thought to be the greatest American composer of our time, has died at the age of a hundred and three. He was composing nearly until the end. While many superb American composers still thrive—Adams, Glass, Rorem, Corigliano, Tower, more
New Yorker (blog) ( 11/5/2012 5:11:44 PM -08:00 )

Award-winning US composer Elliott Carter dies at 103
Award-winning U.S. composer Elliott Carter dies at 103. The American composer died Nov. 5, 2012; a commission by him titled "Instances" will receive its world premiere at a series of Seattle Symphony Orchestra concerts in February. By Anne Midgette more
The Seattle Times ( 11/5/2012 4:56:00 PM -08:00 )

American composer Elliott Carter dies at 103
Composer Elliott Carter appears at a news conference at Carnegie Hall in New York in 2008. Carter, a classical composer whose challenging, rhythmically complex works earned him widespread admiration and two Pulitzer Prizes, died Monday, Nov. 5, 2012 more
Chicago Sun-Times ( 11/5/2012 4:22:08 PM -08:00 )

The life and career of Elliott Carter
The life and career of Elliott Carter. Elliott Carter, the Pulitzer Prize-winning American composer who fused European and American modernist traditions in seminal but formidable works, and who lived to hear ovations for music that was once thought to be more
Washington Post ( 11/5/2012 4:16:00 PM -08:00 )

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 in seminal but formidable works, and who lived to hear ovations for music that was once thought to be anything but listener-friendly, died Nov. more
Washington Post ( 11/5/2012 4:05:11 PM -08:00 )

Elliott Carter, preeminent American composer, is dead at 103
Elliott Carter, one of the preeminent American composers of the past century, has died at 103. He died of natural causes at his home in New York, according to his close friend and assistant Virgil Blackwell. A prolific composer who won two Pulitzer Prizes, more
Los Angeles Times ( 11/5/2012 4:03:43 PM -08:00 )

US avant-garde composer Carter dead at 103
NEW YORK: Avant-garde composer Elliott Carter, who won the Pulitzer Prize twice in a career spanning nearly eight decades, has died in New York at the age of 103, a music publisher said Tuesday. Carter had composed 158 works, from early pieces like more
Peninsula On-line ( 11/5/2012 11:30:21 PM -08:00 )

Music Composer Elliott Carter Dies at Age 103
Music Composer Elliott Carter Dies at Age 103Elliott Carter, the American classical composer who wrote elaborate and rhythmically complex works even during his old age, died Monday, November 5 at his Greenwich Village apartment in New York where he has lived since 1945. The composer was 103 more
AceShowbiz ( 11/5/2012 11:18:45 PM -08:00 )

Elliott Carter, Giant Of American Music, Dies At 103
The dean of American modernist composers, Elliott Carter, died in New York City Monday. He was just about a month shy of his 104th birthday. Carter's music, while often thorny and complex, was championed by many of the world's great orchestras and more
WWNO ( 11/5/2012 10:09:35 PM -08:00 )

Composer Elliott Carter dead at 103
Pulitzer Prize-winning American composer Elliott Carter died Monday at his home in New York City, his assistant said. He was 103. Carter's assistant, Virgil Blackwell, confirmed his death to The Washington Post, but did not disclose the cause. Igor Stravinsky more
Online Journal ( 11/5/2012 9:47:29 PM -08:00 )

Composer, Pulitzer winner Carter dies in NY at 103
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PallTimes.com ( 11/5/2012 7:19:10 PM -08:00 )