American Composer Elliott Carter Was Born On This Day in 1908 [ON-THIS-DAY]

American composer Elliott Carter was born on this day in 1908 – 108 years ago

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American composer Elliott Carter was born on this day in 1908 – 108 years ago.

A two time Pulitzer Prize winner, Mr Carter’s contributions to the string repertoire include: a violin concerto, cello concerto, cello sonata – and 5 string quartets.

He passed away in 2012 – aged 103.

PACIFICA QUARTET | ELLIOTT CARTER | STRING QUARTET NO.5 

 

ELLIOTT CARTER | CONCERTO FOR ORCHESTRA | PIERRE BOULEZ & NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA | 1975

 

URSULA OPPENS | ELLIOTT CARTER | PIANO CONCERTO | MICHAEL GIELEN & CINCINNATI SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA 

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