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Milton Babbitt

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Influential American composer and teacher Milton Babbitt died Jan. 24, at age 94.

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Interviews & Profiles

Madison Image

February 10, 2011 Hear the beauty of Milton Babbitt's music rub up against a hint of sarcasm in Madison's text.

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Milton Babbitt

May 10, 2006 Now 90, the American composer talks about his reputation and his love of Broadway musicals.

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Milton Babbitt, a composer and director of Columbia Princeton Electronic Music Centre in New York.

January 29, 2011 The composer embraced a broad range of sounds and influenced several generations of composers.

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Stephen Sondheim

December 29, 2010 Stephen Sondheim joins Terry Gross to talk about his 50-year career on the Broadway stage.

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Composer Milton Babbitt

January 31, 2011 Watch the premiere of Robert Hilferty and Laura Karpman's film about the pioneering composer.

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  • Album: Soli E Duettini
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Music of Milton Babbitt

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Frogs/Evening Primrose [2001 Studio Casts]

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  • Album: Frogs/Evening Primrose [2001 Studio Casts]
  • Artist: 2001 Studio Casts
  • Label: Nonesuch Records
  • Released: 2001
 

Merrily We Roll Along [Original Broadway Cast Recording]

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  • Album: Merrily We Roll Along [Original Broadway Cast Recording]
  • Artist: Original Cast Recording
  • Label: Sony Music Distribution
  • Released: 1982
 

Sweeney Todd [Original Broadway Cast]

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  • Album: Sweeney Todd [Original Broadway Cast]
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  • Label: RCA