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The last interview with Carter

Posted at 2:53 PM on November 6, 2012 by Daniel Gilliam

As Alisa Weilerstein prepares to record Elliott Carter's cello concerto, she sits down with him for some coaching and what turns out to be the last interview with the composer, who passed away Monday at the age of 103.