Happy 94th birthday, Milton Babbitt

I missed American composer Milton Babbitt’s 94th birthday this Monday. One of the least performed (in this country anyway) and most misunderstood composers of this century and the last, Babbitt is also one of the most historically influential musicians around. And he’s one of the funniest, fastest-talking, most honest and engaging musical personalities anywhere.

Read the full article in The Guardian here.

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