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Elliott Carter

Prominent musicians remember American composer Elliott Carter (who would have turned 104 today) through his music. Carter died last month. Erich Auerbach/Getty Images hide caption

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Elliott Carter at Tanglewood in 2008 on the occasion of his 100th birthday. Classical music critic Lloyd Schwartz is sitting right behind Carter. Michael J. Lutch hide caption

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Always A Rose: Elliott Carter Remembered

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Composer Elliott Carter at the piano in 1989. Jacques M. Chenet/Corbis hide caption

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Elliott Carter, Giant Of American Music, Dies At 103

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Jason Vieaux decided not to discriminate against living composers when planning his Dinner With The Dead. Robin Holland hide caption

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Elliott Carter: Figment V (Simon Boyar, marimba)

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Elliott Carter at 100: A Trio of Tributes

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Elliott Carter's Century Of Music

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