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COFFEE BREAK | Composers And Their Cats

By Michael Vincent on April 19, 2014

 

Charles Wuorinen
Charles Wuorinen
Henry Cowell
Henry Cowell
Igor Stravinsky
Igor Stravinsky
Dmitri Shostakovich
Dmitri Shostakovich and his cat, 1925
Ralph Vaughan Williams
Ralph Vaughan Williams
Maurice Ravel
Maurice Ravel
John Tavener
John Tavener
John Cage
John Cage
Jean Cras
Jean Cras
Alberto Ginastera
Alberto Ginastera
Conlon Nancarrow
Conlon Nancarrow
Alan Hovhaness
Alan Hovhaness
Jennifer Higdon
Jennifer Higdon
Gabriel Kahane
Gabriel Kahane
Wendy Carlos
Wendy Carlos
Philip Glass
Philip Glass
Phil Kline
Phil Kline
nico muhly
Nico Muhly

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Michael Vincent is the Editor-in-chief Ludwig Van and CEO of Museland Media. He publishes regularly and writes occasionally. As a pioneer in digital media, he has worked as a senior editor for over fifteen years and is a former freelance classical music critic for the Toronto Star. Michael holds a Doctorate in Music from the University of Toronto.
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