Elliott Carter Biography, Age, Weight, Height, Friend, Like, Affairs, Favourite, Birthdate & Other

Elliott Carter

This Biography is about one of the best Composer Elliott Carter including his Height, weight, Age & Other Detail…

Biography Of  Elliott Carter
Real Name Elliott Carter
Famous as Composer
Nationality American
Personal life of Elliott Carter
Born on 11 December 1908
Birthday 11th December
Sun Sign Sagittarius
Born in New York City
Died on 05 November 2012
Place of death New York City
Family Background of Elliott Carter
Father Elliott Carter Sr
Mother Florence Chambers
Spouse/Partner Helen Frost-Jones
Children David Chambers Carter
Education ÉcoleNormale de Musique de Paris, Harvard College, Harvard University, Longy School of Music, Horace Mann School
Awards Pulitzer Prize Grammy Award
Personal Fact of Elliott Carter

Elliott Carter is recognized as one of the most important and popular American composers of the classical music tradition all around the globe. Elliott Carter is known as one of the leading pioneers and avant-gardes of music of the twentieth century. He was very much influenced by the works of Stravinsky, Harris, Copland, and Hindemith.

Subsequently, he developed a unique style of his own. Throughout his career as a composer, he has been honored with numerous awards from institutions throughout the globe recognizing the appeal and beauty of his compositions. Apart from the style and technique, he is also for his prolific output, composing works well after he crossed his 100th year. His works include choral music, instrumental pieces, orchestral music, concerti, string quartets, piano pieces, an opera and a ballet.

Elliott Carter is one of the faculty members of the Tanglewood Music Center where he offers annual composition professional-classes. In December 2012, Elliott Carter’s 103rd birthday will be celebrated in a very grand manner with three world premieres and three U.S premieres, which will be held in New York. Read the biography of this great composer to know more about him.

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