Author Archives: Susan Sollins-Brown

Remembering Red Heller

Widow of composer Earle Brown shares her personal memories of one of the most fascinating women of the 20th century, who happened to have a passion for contemporary music.

OBITUARY: ‘New York school’ composer Earle Brown, 75

Earle BrownPhoto by Jack Mitchell Earle Brown, a major force in contemporary music since the early 1950s, died on July 2, 2002, after a long illness. A leading composer of the American avant-garde for more than fifty years, Brown was associated with the experimental composers John Cage, Morton Feldman, and Christian Wolff who, with Brown, […]