No Ideas But in Things: The Composer Alvin Lucier (2013)

Genres - Music  |   Sub-Genres - Biography  |   Run Time - 97 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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Prolific American composer Alvin Lucier reflects on works from all stages of his career while performing concerts in the Netherlands and Switzerland, and paying a visit to his hometown of Middletown, Connecticut. Topics of conversation include his 1969 composition "I Am Sitting in a Room", his tenure with the Sonic Arts Union, his stint as a professor at Wesleyan University, and his relationships with David Tudor and John Cage.

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