Elliott (Cook) Carter (Jr.)

Elliott Carter (1908-2012)

Nationality: American
Born: December 11, 1908, New York
Died: November 5, 2012, New York (age 103)
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Eight Pieces for Four Timpani

(for solo timpani)
I. Improvisation
II. Saëta
III. Moto Perpertuo
IV. Recitative
V. Canto
VI. March
VII. Adagio
VIII. Canaries
Composed: 1950 (age 41-42)
Revised: 1966 (age 57-58)