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Georg Katzer
Georg Katzer (born 10 January 1935) is a German composer. He was one of the pioneers of electronic new music in the German Democratic Republic (East Germany or GDR).
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Earl Ralph Howard
Earl Howard (born 1951) is an American avant-garde composer, arranger, saxophonist, synthesizer player and multi-instrumentalist. Howard is one of the pioneers of what is called “new” music. He has been in the industry for over...
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Pierre Henry
Pierre Henry (born 9 December 1927) is a French composer, considered a pioneer of the musique concrète genre of electronic music.
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Terry Riley
Terrence Mitchell "Terry" Riley (/ˈraɪli/; born June 24, 1935) is an American composer and performing musician associated with the minimalist school of Western classical music, of which he was a pioneer. His work is deeply infl...
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Pietro Grossi
Pietro Grossi (15 April 1917 in Venice – 2002 in Florence) was an Italian composer pioneer of computer music, visual artist and hacker ahead of his time. He began in Italy, experimenting with electronic techniques in the early ...
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W. H. Fry
For the woodcarver and gilder, see William H. Fry. William Henry Fry (August 10, 1813 – December 21, 1864) was a pioneering American composer, music critic, and journalist. Fry was the first person born in the United States to ...
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Tristram Cary
Tristram Ogilvie Cary, OAM (14 May 1925 – 24 April 2008) was a pioneering English-Australian composer. He was also active as a teacher and music critic.
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... The recording by blues band Motor City Rhythm & Blues Pioneers (Blue Suit) is reviewed. ...
... A compilation by the Pioneers is reviewed (Trojan, 2 CDs). ...
James P. Johnson
James Price Johnson (February 1, 1894 – November 17, 1955) was an American pianist and composer. A pioneer of the stride style of jazz piano, he was one of the most important pianists who bridged the ragtime and jazz eras, ...
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Steve Reich
Stephen Michael "Steve" Reich (/ˈraɪʃ/; born October 3, 1936) is an American composer who, along with La Monte Young, Terry Riley, and Philip Glass, pioneered minimal music in the mid to late 1960s.
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Morton Feldman
Morton Feldman (January 12, 1926 – September 3, 1987) was an American composer. A major figure in 20th-century music, Feldman was a pioneer of indeterminate music, a development associated with the experimental New York School ...
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Bedrich Smetana
Bedřich Smetana (Czech pronunciation: [ˈbɛdr̝ɪx ˈsmɛtana] ( listen); 2 March 1824 – 12 May 1884) was a Czech composer who pioneered the development of a musical style which became closely identified with his country's aspiration...
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Luciano Berio
Luciano Berio was an Italian composer. He is noted for his experimental work (in particular his 1968 composition Sinfonia and his series of virtuosic solo pieces titled Sequenza) and also for his pioneering work in electronic m...
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Lynnfield Pioneers
A.P (1998) Vol. 12, pp. 25
... Offers a brief profile of the Lynnfield Pioneers and discusses the creation of "Emerge," their ...
... A country western boxed set recording by Sons of the Pioneers is reviewed. ...
John Cage
John Milton Cage Jr. (September 5, 1912 – August 12, 1992) was an American composer, music theorist, writer, philosopher, and artist. A pioneer of indeterminacy in music, electroacoustic music, and non-standard use of musical i...
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... Profiles the band the Lynnfield Pioneers and describes their unique mixture of fun rock music with ...
... Reviews two CDs of Cajun music by Cajun Pioneers (Whoopee Records, 2001) and the Cajun Company (Deltatone, 2001). ...