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A piece of the silence

Jack Livingston

A piece of the silence

by Jack Livingston

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Published by Hale in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, New York , St. Martin"s Press, 1982.

StatementJack Livingston.
The Physical Object
Pagination192p. ;
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15128252M
ISBN 100709011245
OCLC/WorldCa12452743

Night quizzes about important details and events in every section of the book. SparkNotes is here for you with everything you need to ace What breaks the silence the first night in the barracks at Gleiwitz? Eliezer asks for a piece for his father. 4′33″, musical composition by John Cage created in and first performed on August 29 of that year. It quickly became one of the most controversial musical works of the 20th century because it consisted of silence or, more precisely, ambient sound—what Cage called “the absence of intended.

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  No Such Thing as Silence: John Cage's 4'33" is a solemn justification for what many at the time (and since) perceived as a prank or a hoax. Trawling through Cage's writings and examining the score and performance of the piece, Gann elaborately reconstructs the genesis of 4'33" in the hope of making a case for it as a serious, galvanising work. Bach’s ‘Prelude In C Major’: Masterpiece Guide. The ‘Prelude’ is the first half of the first piece in Bach’s The Well-Tempered Clavier, which consists of two books of 24 Preludes And Author: Jessica Duchen.


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