Seven Composers Named 2009 Bush Artist Fellowship Finalists

Thirty-nine writers, performers, and composers have been named as finalists for the 2009 Bush Artist Fellowships (BAF) from a competitive field of 414 applicants. The $50,000 fellowship is the largest artist grant in the Upper Midwest and one of only three open-application artist fellowships of this size in the United States. In the area of music composition, the finalists are:

A complete list of finalists, including detailed bios and photos, in available here.—Condensed from the press release