Milton Babbitt: A Discussion in 12 Parts

Milton Babbitt: A Discussion in 12 Parts

Milton Babbitt Photo courtesty Milton Babbitt

Milton Babbitt
Photo courtesty Milton Babbitt

At the Juilliard School of Music
October 16, 2001—3:00-5:00 p.m.

Videotaped and Transcribed by Amanda MacBlane

  1. Conservatories, New Music, and that term “Classical Music”
  2. The Lure of Technology
  3. Responding to Attacks on Serialism
  4. Rap Music
  5. Popular Standards
  6. On People’s Attachments to Music
  7. The Economics of New Music
  8. Baseball and New Music
  9. Beer and New Music
  10. Babbitt’s Titles and Some Personal Favorite Compositions
  11. Some Advice for Young Composers
  12. The Future of Sophisticated Music

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