Performance Today

with host Fred Child

John Cage at 100

John Cage
John Cage Courtesy of the Wikimedia Foundation
26min 58sec : Kyle Gann interview

Innovative American composer John Cage would have celebrated his 100th birthday this year. One of his most influential pieces is called 4'33." PT host Fred Child spoke with author Kyle Gann about how this relatively short piece of music changed everything that came after it.