From zero the documentary
This program provides a unique opportunity to see the late composer, John Cage, discuss favorite subjects such as harmony, chance, and the purpose of music. Cage recounts biographical anecdotes and describe the influence of Marcel Duchamp, Finnegans Wake, and Zen Buddhism on his compositions.
Cage, John; Scheffer, Frank
Ives Ensemble; Allegri Film; AVRO Holland; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Performing Arts, Music; Music; Performing Arts; Aleatory music; Composers United States Interviews; Zen Buddhism Influence; Finnegans wake
North America; United States; New Jersey
Distinctive Media Collections
- Rights Statement
- In Copyright
Access is restricted to patrons at the University of Maryland.
- Physical Description
51 minutes; color
Access condition: campus-only.
Comments by John Cage ; music performed by the Ives Ensemble. Camera, Joost van Gelder ... [et al.] ; editor, Jan Wouter van Reijen.
- Other Identifiers
Filename: lms-090287; Fedora 2 PID: umd:2015; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/1126; OCLC: ocm45334804; Catalog Key: alephsys002858738; Catalog Key: FFH 8778
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