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Certainly being in California has encouraged a sustained commitment to rethinking the nature, purposes, and relevance of
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"Certainly being in California has encouraged a sustained commitment to rethinking the nature, purposes, and relevance of the contemporary arts, specifically music, for a society which by and large seems to manage quite well without them"

- Brian Ferneyhough

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United Kingdom Flag This quote is written / told by Brian Ferneyhough somewhere between January 16, 1943 and today. He/she was a famous Composer from United Kingdom. The author also have 31 other quotes.

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