Friday, February 27, 2009
Classical composer Elliott Carter turned 100 last December - and he's still writing music. When Kurt visited him at his home in the West Village, he found Carter to be plain-spoken, funny, and energetic. And he didn't look a day over 80.
Sonata for Flute, Oboe, Cello and Harpiscord (1952)Artist: Elliott CarterAlbum: A Nonesuch RetrospectiveLabel: Nonesuch
String Quartet No. 3 Duo I GiocosoArtist: Elliott CarterAlbum: Carter: Chamber Music (5th String Quartet, 90+, Sonata for Cello and Piano, Figment for Cello Alone, Duo for Violin and Piano, Fragment for String Quartet)