The group will then use some kind of chance operation—a technique Cage loved to build into his music—to determine how those pieces will fit together. According to a post on Third Coast's Tumblr page, as of this morning 63 composers have already signed on, including Anna Clyne, Marcos Balter, Augusta Read Thomas, Martin Bresnick, Timo Andres, Dai Fujikura, Annie Gosfield, and Aaron Siegel. The group has also released a free John Cage iPhone app.
The Perennial Medium, The Perennial Medium (Safe as Milk)
Susan Cadogan, Hurt So Good (Trojan)
Paul Bley/Gary Peacock/Paul Motian, Not Two, Not One (ECM)
Homer Banks, Hooked by Love: The Best of Homer Banks (EMI, UK)
John Renbourn, Another Monday (Transatlantic)