The composer Vivian Fine died at the age of 86. Here is all you want to know, and more!
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Over the course of her nearly seven decade career as a composer, she wrote the chamber opera The Women in the Garden (1978), the dissonant piece The Great Wall of China (1946), the 1944 composition Concertante for Piano and Orchestra and well over one hundred other acclaimed musical works.
Born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, she later settled in Vermont, where she taught at Bennington College until her death in an automobile accident.
She died in Bennington, at the age of 86, following an automobile accident.