memoirs, art and fragments by Thomas Milner

When John Cage, the American Experimental Composer (1912-1992) first performed his work entitled 4´ 33”, which comprised no music, just silence for four minutes and 33 seconds, fellow composer Igor Stravinsky allegedly commented I look forward to hearing his longer works.


Comments on: "The strong silent type" (1)

  1. I have not heard that piece, that I know of.
    That’s not bread and wine in the photo, is it? ~ Lily


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