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John Zorn

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Year of Birth:1953

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John Zorn (born September 2, 1953) is an American composer, conductor, saxophonist, arranger and producer who "deliberately resists category". Zorn's avant-garde and experimental approaches to composition and improvisation are inclusive of jazz, rock, hardcore, classical, contemporary, surf, metal, soundtrack, ambient, and world music.Milkowski, B., "John Zorn: One Future, Two Views" (interview) in Jazz Times, March 2000, pp. 28–35,118–121; accessed July 24, 2010.
In 2013, Down Beat described Zorn as "one of our most important composers"... more

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