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Patterson, Ben, 1934-2016

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Personal name headingPatterson, Ben, 1934-2016
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Variant(s)Patterson, Benjamin
Patterson, Benjamin, 1934-2016
Associated countryUnited States
LocatedWiesbaden (Germany)
Birth date1934-05-29
Death date2016-06-25
Place of birthPittsburgh (Pa.)
Place of deathWiesbaden (Germany)
Field of activityMusic Art Avant-garde (Music) Fluxus (Group of artists)
Profession or occupationComposers Artists Double bassists
Found inThe four suits, 1965: t.p. (Benjamin Patterson)
LC in RLIN, 7-12-94 (hdg.: Patterson, Benjamin)
Klangkunst, c1999: p. 316 (Patterson, Ben(jamin); b. 1934, Pittsburgh)
Wikipedia, August 30, 2017 (Ben Patterson; Benjamin Patterson; born May 29, 1934, Pittsburgh; died June 25, 2016; American musician, artist, and one of the founders of the Fluxus movement)
ArtNews WWW site, August 30, 2017 (obituary published June 27, 2016: Ben Patterson; artist, composer, and double bassist who played with classical orchestras, helped found the Fluxus movement, took a nearly 20-year break from performance to live what he termed “ordinary life,” and returned to art-making as an assemblage artist; born Benjamin Patterson, 1934, in Pittsburgh; died Saturday [June 25, 2016] at his home in Wiesbaden, Germany)
OCLC database, August 30, 2017 (access point: Patterson, Benjamin; Patterson, Ben; Patterson, Ben, 1934- ; predominant usage: Ben Patterson)