Harold Budd

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Harold Budd
Harold Budd in Japan
Harold Budd in Japan
Background information
Birth nameHarold Montgomory Budd
Born(1936-05-24)May 24, 1936
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
DiedDecember 8, 2020(2020-12-08) (aged 84)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Genres
Occupation(s)
  • Musician
  • composer
  • poet
  • professor
Instruments
  • Piano
  • keyboards
  • guitar
Years active1962–2020
Labels
Websiteharoldbudd.com

Harold Montgomory Budd (May 24, 1936 – December 8, 2020) was an American avant-garde composer and poet.[2] He was known for his works with Brian Eno and Robin Guthrie.[3]

Budd died on December 8, 2020 from COVID-19 in Los Angeles at the age of 84.[4][5]

References[change | change source]

  1. John Bush. Harold Budd at AllMusic. Retrieved 26 April 2020.
  2. Nicolas Slonimsky; Laura Kuhn; Dennis McIntire (January 1, 2001). Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians (9th ed.). Schirmer Books. ISBN 9780028655253. Archived from the original on April 2, 2015. Retrieved March 2, 2015 – via HighBeam Research.
  3. Bush, John. "Harold Budd - Biography & History". AllMusic. Retrieved 24 April 2020.
  4. "Harold Budd, rest in peace". Brooklynvegan.com. Retrieved December 8, 2020.
  5. "Heralded Ambient Composer Harold Budd Dead at 84". www.rollingstone.com. Retrieved December 8, 2020.