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Frederic Rzewski (Composer)

Born: 13th April 1938, Westfield, Massachusetts, U.S.A

Nationality: American

Frederic Anthony Rzewski was an American composer and pianist who is considered to be one of the most important American composer-pianists of his time. His major compositions, which often incorporate social and political themes, include the minimalist Coming Together and the variation set The People United Will Never Be Defeated!, which has been called "a modern classic".

Further Reading: Rzewski

 Recording of the Week, Igor Levit plays music by Bach, Beethoven, and Rzewski

Katherine listens to three sets of variations from the formidable Russian-German pianist Igor Levit.

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