- John Cage: September 5, 1912-August 12, 1992. Swed, Mark // Musical Quarterly;Spring93, Vol. 77 Issue 1, p132
Profiles avant-garde composer John Cage who died in 1992 and discusses his musical innovations. Celebrating his 80th birthday; Museum of Modern Art tribute; New York Times' treatment of his late work; Reactions to adulation; Composing method; Time brackets; Minimalist esthetic of the Number...
- Silent texts and empty words: Structure and intention in the writings of John Cage. O'Driscoll, Michael J. // Contemporary Literature;Winter97, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p616
Examines the writings of composer and writer, John Cage. Information on the views of Stephen Dedalus on the structure of `A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man,' by James Joyce; Information on Cage's admiration for Joyce; Details on Cage's definition of `silence' and `empty words;' Description...
- A world without noise, just sounds. McDona, K.A. // Newsweek;8/24/1992, Vol. 120 Issue 8, p64
Eulogizes composer John Cage, a revolutionary figure in modern music who believed that `everything we do is music.' How Cage incorporated `random sounds' into his music; Artists who have been influenced by his philosophy; His assertion that no one needs to fear about the future of music.
- John Cage. // U.S. News & World Report;8/24/92, Vol. 113 Issue 8, p19
Announces the death of Los Angeles-born composer John Cage last week, at the age of 79. His minimalist philosophy influenced artists in all fields from dance to painting. His most famous work; Comment from Arnold Schonberg.
- Untitled. Freeman, Betty // Art in America;Aug93, Vol. 81 Issue 8, p37
Reports on the death of John Cage, 79, avant-garde composer and artist. Interest in chance procedures.
- The avant-garde composer returns to a lost love. Sylvester, D. // Architectural Digest;Apr89, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p134
Discusses the life and works of John Cage, 75, called the most fertile, influential and controversial composer of avant-garde, he has also produced etchings and drawings that are notable for their originality and beauty.
- Religion and Power: Artistic Representations: John Cage and the Mystification of Musical Silence. Kraut, Jael // Powers: Religion as a Social & Spiritual Force;2010, p265
A chapter from the book "Powers: Religion As a Social & Spiritual Force" is presented. It focuses on composer John Cage and his brilliant use of silence with reference mysticism. It examines the impact of religion on Cages' concepts of nature, music, sound as well as composition, and explores...
- Modeling anarchy: The example of John Cage's musicircus. Junkerman, Charles // Chicago Review;1992, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p153
Discusses John Cage's musical model of an anarchic community called Musicircus. Definition of musicircus; Discussion of the musicircus staged at Stanford University on January 29, 1992; Distribution of space and time of performance.
- Not wanting to say anything about John Cage (1912-92). Kostelanetz, Richard // Chicago Review;1992, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p169
Presents quotes about John Cage and his musical works. Influence of Cage's ideas; Importance of temperament to develop an inner toughness; Comments on Cage's musical composition.