A Discussion with Jennifer Higdon

A Discussion with Jennifer Higdon

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Overview

Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Jennifer Higdon joins participants via Zoom to discuss her work, “Scenes From the Poet’s Dream.” Read Jennifer’s program notes on “Scenes from the Poet’s Dreams” prior to the event and listen to the movements via the following links:

Join via Zoom and enter password 341043 to ask Jennifer questions about her music and life. After the premiere, this event will be available on the GMF YouTube channel.

(Should you need help accessing the meeting, directions for joining a Zoom meeting can be found on their website.)

Photo credit: JD Scott

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About the Artists

Jennifer Higdon

Jennifer received the 2010 Pulitzer Prize in Music for her Violin Concerto, with the committee citing Higdon’s work as “a deeply engaging piece that combines flowing lyricism with dazzling virtuosity.”  She has also received awards from the Guggenheim Foundation, the American Academy of Arts & Letters, the Koussevitzky Foundation, the Pew Fellowship in the Arts, The Independence Foundation, the NEA, and ASCAP.  A winner of the Van Cliburn Piano Competition’s American Composers Invitational, her Secret… Read more