Harold Budd (1936-2020) was an American avant-garde composer and pianist known for his pioneering work in ambient and minimalist music. Born in Los Angeles, California, Budd’s music was characterized by its ethereal and meditative quality, often featuring sparse piano compositions and lush, atmospheric textures. He collaborated with notable musicians like Brian Eno and Robin Guthrie of the Cocteau Twins, contributing to the development of ambient music. His influential albums, such as “The Plateaux of Mirror” and “The Pearl,” continue to inspire artists in various genres.
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