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Bt_movie_not_in_use Joan on the importance of composers also being performers (00h:00m:00s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use On finding a place for herself in a composing world that she did not agree with (00h:02m:30s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use The impact that Messiaen's "Quartet for the End of Time" had on her (00h:03m:27s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use The influence of George Crumb and his "Voice of the Whale" (00h:03m:50s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use On breaking away from serialism (00h:04m:04s)

Joan Tower on Her Own Breakthrough as a Composer

Joan Tower sits down with Keith Fitch, Head of Composition at the Cleveland Institute of Music, to discuss composers as performers, serialism and her own breakthrough as a composer.

Artists Bt_info_artist Keith Fitch Bt_info_artist Joan Tower

Composers Joan Tower

Instruments Composer

Recorded Date 08-11-2013