103 year old Carter dies in New York

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— posted 6 November 2012 —

His last composition was finished in August, and he completed 14 works after his 100th birthday. One of the most important American contemporary music composers, Elliot Carter, died on 5 November in Manhattan, New York. He was 103 years old.

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