Larry Austin

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Birthday
12, 1930
Birthplace
Oklahoma
Death Date
Dec 30, 2018 (88)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
12, 1930
Birthplace
Oklahoma
Death Date
Dec 30, 2018 (88)

About

Avant-garde composer known for using electronic instruments and computers in his work. He co-founded and edited "Source: Music of the Avant Garde," the avant-garde music periodical.

Before Fame

He received his Master's degree in music from the University of North Texas College in 1952. He then attended Mills College and the University of California, Berkeley.

Trivia

He completed "Universe Symphony," legendary composer Charles Ives' unfinished work.

Family Life

He relocated to Denton, Texas, with his wife Edna.

Associated With

His work "John Explain" used a recording of an interview with John Cage.

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