New Classical Featured Artist – 10/25/21 – 11/07/21
In this week’s playlist, we are featuring Caroline Shaw. She is the youngest ever winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Music for her composition, Partita for 8 Voices. Shaw is a New York-based vocalist, violinist, composer, and producer who performs in solo and collaborative projects. She performs as a violin soloist, chamber musician, and as a vocalist in the Grammy-winning ensemble Roomful of Teeth. One of Caroline’s recent albums, Orange, won Best Chamber/Small Ensemble Performance at the 62nd Grammy Awards. Caroline has studied at Rice, Yale, and Princeton, currently teaches at NYU, and is a Creative Associate at the Juilliard School. She has held residencies at Dumbarton Oaks, the Banff Centre, Music on Main, and the Vail Dance Festival.
Connect with Classical Music Indy’s New Classical channel to hear works by Caroline Shaw.
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