Death of a hypnotic US composer, 68main
After studies with Terry Riley and Joanna Brouk made her mark among 1970s New Agers with Healing Music.
She stopped composing in 1985 to raise a child and practise transcendental meditation. Last year, she released a major retrospective, Hearing Music. You can read a recent interview here.
Joanna died on April 28, 2017, at the age of 68.