Category Etymology

What Dictates “Music”?

What Dictates “Music”? John Cage’s “Experimental Music”, and Milton Babbitt’s “The Composer [as] Specialist” are articles which reflect their opinions on various musical ideologies. Babbitt and Cage challenge many pre-existing ideas of music; how it is structured and formed, how the composer writes music, and for whom does the composer perform for. Cage forms an […]