June 29th, 2022 | 1 hr
collaboration, experimental, graphic scores, native american, social justice
While the idiosyncratic graphic scores of 2022 Pulitzer Prize winning composer Raven Chacon are stunningly original in their conception and have been recognized as works of visual art in their own right (several are in this year's Whitney Biennial), they have a larger social purpose.
May 16th, 2022 | 57 mins 36 secs
central park five, composer conversation, jazz, newmusicbox, opera, pulitzer winners, social justice, soundlives, x
Anthony Davis uses jazz, classical, and many other styles in operas dealing with major historic events or important social concerns.