Julia Perry

Julia Perry

  If you take a really deep dive into the western classical repertoire, you’ll find that there are tons of compositions that highlight the intersections of music and other disciplines, like cuisine, geography, and even architecture. Well among the composers...
Jennifer Higdon

Jennifer Higdon

  Have you ever thought about how important wood is to classical music? You need it to build instruments, to create stages and theater seating…you even need it to write pieces of music like this one. Well, at least, the composer needed it. Hey y’all...
Blind Tom Wiggins

Blind Tom Wiggins

  The song known as “Dixie” can be a grim, and even hurtful reminder of America’s dark past, but for one enslaved Afro-American, that tune was the source of inspiration, hope, and a musical career that few other enslaved individuals could ever experience. My...