Charlemagne Palestine, Steve Lacy, Nancy Van De Vate, James Dashow, John McGuire and Peter Garland discuss.
Facts&Figures Number of Grants Awarded: 1774Number of Grantees: 1201 Average Grant: $712.67Adjusted for inflation: $1,237.58 Total amount granted: $1,263,561.12 Adjusted for inflation: $2,195,470.50 Pulitzer Prize winners/CAP recipients: Ellen Taaffe Zwilich Charles Wuorinen Jacob Druckman Elliott Carter Donald Martino Richard Wernick David Del Tredici Roger Sessions Stephen Albert George Perle John Harbison William Bolcom Roger Reynolds […]
Alexandra du Bois Imagine you are an undergrad composer just home from a rehearsal, sick and exhausted, and the answering machine light is blinking. The voice that comes over the speaker belongs to Kronos Quartet founder David Harrington offering you a commission. You might think the medicine was getting to you. For Alexandra du Bois, […]
“We are part of a harmonized collectivity of consciousness equivalent to a sort of super-consciousness. The earth is not only becoming covered in myriads of grains of thought, but is becoming enclosed in a single thinking envelope, so as to form a single vast grain of thought, the plurality of individual reflections grouping themselves together […]