Introduction

Holland:CageThe pieces on this recording were performed by the American Soundgroup in the late 1970’s.

The American Soundgroup, founded by John Holland in 1974, was in residence at Massachusetts College of Art from 1975 to 1985 in Boston. The collaborative performance ensemble performed regularly at the old Longwood Theatre.

In 1978, the group performed Cage’s Lecture: Where are We Going? and What Are We Doing? in the experimental Space 46.