About John Cage


If something is boring after two minutes, try it for four. If still boring, then eight. Then sixteen. Then thirty-two. Eventually one discovers that it is not boring at all.

– John Cage

John Cage (1912 – 1992) was an American composer, music theorist, writer, and artist. A pioneer of indeterminacyin music, electroacoustic music, and non-standard use of musical instruments, Cage was one of the leading figures of the post-war avant-garde. [Wikipedia]

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