William Basinski

Born 1958.
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William Basinski on The Disintegration Loops and Arcadia

Minimalist composer William Basinski chats to Stuart about The Disintegration Loops.

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William Basinski (born 1958) is an avant-garde composer based in New York. He is also a clarinetist, saxophonist, sound artist, and video artist.

Basinski is best known for his four-volume album The Disintegration Loops (2002–2003), constructed from rapidly decaying twenty-year-old tapes of his earlier music.

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