My wife snapped this photo yesterday on 7th Avenue in Park Slope, outside the Big Nose Full Body wine shop. I'm more of a beer/single malt/bourbon guy myself, but I was impressed to see the wine folks offering such an unusual and appropriate Happy Birthday wish to the late, and hugely influential, American avant-garde composer John Cage. Yesterday would've been his 101st birthday.
The rest of the sign? Well, that is the written score to Cage's most famous, or infamous, work: 4'33". 4'33" is for solo pianist, and is in the conventional three movements. Well, "conventional" in that there are three movements. Usually they'd go fast - slow - fast, but in Cage's piece, they are, as you can see, tacet - tacet - tacet. "Tacet" is the Latin word for "silent."