Elliott Schwartz (1936–2016)

American composer Elliott Schwartz died on Wednseday aged 80. He taught for over 40 years at Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine and was performed widely in the US. He held a particular interest in pre-digital electronic music, also co-authoring a listener’s guide on the subject.

For a fuller obituary see the Portland Press Herald.

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