A Discussion with Shulamit Ran
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Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Shulamit Ran joins participants via Zoom to discuss her compositions, String Quartet No. 2, “Lyre of Orpheus,” and “Soliloquy.”
Prior to the program, read her program notes:
Hear her string quartet in the links below. String Quartet No. 2 ‘Vistas’ I
String Quartet No. 2 ‘Vistas’ II
String Quartet No. 2 ‘Vistas’ III
String Quartet No. 2 ‘Vistas’ IV
Recordings of Lyre of Orpheus and Soliloquy are available on YouTube:
During the Zoom event, you’ll then be able to ask Ran questions about her music and life. The password for the event is 743262.
Should you need help accessing the meeting, directions for joining a Zoom meeting can be found on their website. After the premiere, a recording of the event will be available on the GMF YouTube channel.
About the Artists
SHULAMIT RAN began composing songs to Hebrew poetry at the age of seven in her native Israel. By nine she was studying composition and piano with some of Israel’s most noted musicians, and within several years was having her early works performed by professional musicians, as well as orchestras. She continued her studies in the U.S., on scholarships form the Mannes College of Music and the America Israel Cultural Foundation, and has been awarded most… Read more