Comments for: Composer Elliott Carter dies in NY at 103

Posted Nov. 05, 2012, at 10:02 p.m.
Last modified Nov. 06, 2012, at 8:38 a.m.

NEW YORK — Classical composer Elliott Carter, whose challenging, rhythmically complex works earned him widespread admiration and two Pulitzer Prizes, died Monday at age 103. Music publishing company Boosey and Hawkes didn’t give a cause of death. In a 1992 Associated Press interview, Carter described his works as “music that …

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