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Cornelius Cardew

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Cornelius Cardew

Cornelius Cardew has been played on NTS shows including Tropical Waste, with Revolution Is The Main Trend In The World Today first played on 24 June 2016.

Cornelius Cardew (b. Winchcombe, Gloucestershire, May 7, 1936; d. London, December 13, 1981) was an English avant-garde composer, and founder (with Howard Skempton and Michael Parsons) of the Scratch Orchestra, an experimental performing ensemble.

His musical career thus began as a chorister. From 1953-57, Cardew studied piano, cello, and composition at the Royal Academy of Music in London. In 1957, he performed in the British premiere of Pierre Boulez's Le Marteau sans maître (having learnt to play the guitar…

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There Is Only One Lie, There Is Only One Truth
Cornelius Cardew
Impetus Records1985
There Is Only One Lie, There Is Only One Truth
Cornelius CardewImpetus Records1985
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The Croppy Boy
Cornelius Cardew
Cramps Records1975
The Croppy Boy
Cornelius CardewCramps Records1975
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Red Flag Prelude
Cornelius Cardew
Cramps Records1975
Red Flag Prelude
Cornelius CardewCramps Records1975
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Revolution Is The Main Trend In The World Today
Cornelius Cardew
Cramps Records1975
Revolution Is The Main Trend In The World Today
Cornelius CardewCramps Records1975
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