American composer Charles Ives died on this day in 1954 - aged 79.
He is remembered as America's first composer of international renown – credited with pioneering a number of experimental techniques such as polytonality, polyrhythm, tone clusters, aleatoric elements & quarter tones.
TIMOTHY FAIN & JEREMY DENK | CHARLES IVES | VIOLIN SONATA NO. 3
Symphony No.2 |CD|
New York Philharmonic
Release Date: August 14, 1990