Begin Again: A Biography of John Cage. By Kenneth Silverman: Book review

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Kenneth Silverman, the Pulitzer-prize-winning biographer, undertook a major biography of John Cage, the celebrated American composer. Expectations were high; this review explains why the result falls far short of what was possible.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)113-115
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Music
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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©2012, University of Illinois Press. This is an author produced version of a paper published in American Music. Uploaded in accordance with the publisher's self-archiving policy.


  • John Cage
  • Kenneth Silverman
  • biography
  • review

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