Cage’s music often demands more from performers than simply learning the notes and rhythms. In the case of Atlas Eclipticalis the notation is unique leaves plenty of room for interpretation.
We caught up with the 8 Resident Composers of the 2011 Mizzou New Music Summer Festival to ask them about their music and themselves. AWS: What is the first piece you wrote? Do you still own up to it? Clint Needham: The first piece I wrote was Star Crossed Lovers for band as a high school freshman […]