Avant-garde composer and conductor born Louis T. Hardin on May 26, 1916. He lost his sight in his teens when a dynamite cap exploded and studied music at the Iowa School for the Blind. In 1943 he moved to New York City where he developed his unique combination of classical and jazz music. He died on September 8, 1999 in Germany.

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All Music Guide: Moondog
Includes a biography, discography and related links.
Moondog (Louis Hardin)
A list of links from "Psyche van het Folk" on Radio Centraal in Antwerp.
Moondog's Corner
Official Website. Includes a biography, discography, list of compositions, articles, poetry, pictures, and related links. [English and German]
Perfect Sound Forever: Moondog
An interview by Jason Gross about his music, inspirations, and roots. (May 01, 1998)
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