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Milton Babbitt on the Web

Milton Babbitt: A Celebration of His Life and Music


"A Life of Learning" -- A speech given by Milton Babbitt at the American Council of Learned Societies meeting (The Charles Homer Haskins Lecture for 1991)

UPCOMING: Princeton University Conference Dec. 5, 2003 Re-reading Babbitt: The Composer as Author

The collected essays of Milton Babbitt (Princeton U. Press) Stephen Peles, with Stephen Dembski, Andrew Mead, and Joseph N. Straus.

Milton Babbitt: Words about Music Stephen Dembski, Joseph N. Straus, Milton Babbitt [1987]

BRIDGE CDs: New Babbbit release! My Ends Are My Beginnings (1978),Quatrains (1993), Manifold Music (1995),Swan Song No. 1 (2003), Soli e Duettini (1989) - Tony Arnold, Charles Neidich, Ayako Oshima, Gregory D'Agostino, Allen Blustine, William Anderson, Oren Fader, Cygnus Ensemble (Jeffrey Milarsky, conductor)

BRIDGE Complete George Crumb Edition, Vol. 6: Lux Aeterna, Pastoral Drone, Four Nocturnes, Gnomic Variations, Echoes of Time and the River

KOCH CDs: The Group for Contemporary Music: soli e duettini | An Elizabethan Sextette, other music (Feinberg, Beardslee, Sollberger, others)

Robert Taub plays Babbitt [Harmonia Mundi]

"Infography" on Milton Babbitt (more links)

Bio: G. Schirmer publications (schirmer.com)

Music by Babbitt for rent at G. Schirmer

The Fine Madness of Milton Babbitt: Greg Sandow (Village Voice article)

Library of Congress Symposium, 1998

Dickinson College (PA) Arts Award, 2002

Howard Stokar's list of Babbitt works