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Mississippian Milton Babbitt: 50 years ahead of his time

As Columbus musician Toby Hartleroad is flailing on the ground with his improvised, synthesizer-based group Zuul, he isn't always sure the audience "gets" what is happening. He's even more certain that most of the audience isn't familiar with the work of MacArthur-winning composer and Jackson native Milton Babbitt.