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Flower pots and egg timers: A fresh take on percussion

Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 05:50

New York

JOHN Cage once invited Arnold Schoenberg, his teacher, to a performance of percussion music in Los Angeles. Mr Schoenberg said he wasn't free. In fact, Mr Schoenberg added, for emphasis, for such a concert he would not be free "at any time".

Cage's "Third Construction"