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Richard Maxfield

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Richard Maxfield

Richard Maxfield has been played on NTS in shows including Post-Geography, featured first on 5 March 2015. Songs played include Night Music, Amazing Grace and Pastoral Symphony.

Richard Maxfield (February 2, 1927 – June 27, 1969) was a composer of instrumental, electro-acoustic, and electronic music.

Born in Seattle, he most likely taught the first University-level course in electronic music in America at the New School for Social Research. As a student at Berkeley and in Europe in the 1950's, he composed instrumental scores in a Neo-Classical style and then adopting 12-tone techniques, eventually studying at Princeton University with Milton Babbitt. Encounters with contemporary European innovations, the…

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Night Music
Richard Maxfield
Odyssey1967
Night Music
Richard MaxfieldOdyssey1967
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Amazing Grace
Richard Maxfield
Advance Recordings1969
Amazing Grace
Richard MaxfieldAdvance Recordings1969
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Pastoral Symphony
Richard Maxfield
Advance Recordings1969
Pastoral Symphony
Richard MaxfieldAdvance Recordings1969
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