Modernist Composer Elliott Carter Dead At 103

Internationally-acclaimed avant-garde composer Elliott Carter died on November 5 at the age of 103. Carter has been interred at Green-Wood. Allan Kozinn, writing Carter’s obituary in The New York Times, described him as “one of the most important and enduring voices in contemporary music . . . .” And, as Anthony Tommasini, in his appraisal … Read more