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Carter, Elliott (Cook )locked

  • David Schiff
  •  and Mark D. Porcaro

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(b New York, NY, Dec 11, 1908; d New York, NY, Nov 5, 2012). American composer. One of the most respected composers of the second half of the 20th century, he blended the achievements of European modernism and American “ultra-modernism” into a unique style of surging rhythmic vitality, intense dramatic contrast, and innovative facture....

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