"Complex Presentiment: Half-Figure in a Yellow Shirt" (1928), oil on canvas, 99 x 79 cm, of the painter Kasimir Malevich, contemporary of Carter (Russian Museum, St. Petersburg)

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Elliott (Cook, Jr.) Carter


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The composer Elliott (Cook, Jr.) Carter was born in New York on the 11th December 1908, the same year of the composers Akses, Avidom, Bartos, Biriukov, Borlenghi, Brero, Brüggemann, Daniel-Lesur, Elizalde, Ernesaks, Gerber, Goleminov, Grothe, Heinemann, Kapp, Kepitis, Koppel, Lang, Larsson, Linstead, Lupi, Maggioni, Makarova, Margola, Messiaen, Muradeli, Nielsen, Nin-Culmell, Rossellini, Sacramento, Seidel, Sivic, Staempfli, Suchon, Tarp, Toduta, Turski, Tveitt.

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Music examples MIDI ed Mp3 of 1900


"Tom and Lily" was performed in 1934

Elliott (Cook, Jr.) Carter


"Musicians wrestle everywhere", published in 1948, text of Emily Dickinson (1830-1886)

"The Defense of Corinth", text of (Paul) Jules Barbier (1825-1901)

"To Music" (Charm me asleep, and melt me so), text of Robert Herrick (1591-1674)

"Warble for Lilac Time", published in 1956, text of Walt Whitman (1819-1892)

"Tarantella", text of Ovid (43 BCE-17/18 CE)

"Harvest Home", text of Robert Herrick (1591-1674)

"Let's be gay", text of John Gay (1685-1732)

"Heart not so heavy as mine", published in 1939, text of Emily Dickinson (1830-1886)


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