Lawdon Press is happy to announce that Higdon has won her second Grammy! Higdon's Viola Concerto won for Best Contemporary Classical Composition. This recording was on a CD of her music titled Higdon: All Things Majestic, Viola Concerto, and Oboe Concerto, that also won the 2018 Grammy for Best Classical Compendium.




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CELEBRATING JOAN TOWER THROUGH MUSIC
Sunday, November 11, 4:00pm, Brooklyn

National Sawdust will celebrate Joan Tower's 80th Birthday by hosting an afternoon of music curated by Tower herself and featuring Higdon's Piano Trio.

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Christina L. Reitz is an associate professor of music at Western Carolina University. Her research on Jennifer Higdon has been published in the Grove Dictionary of American Music, the International Alliance for Women in Music Journal, and the North Carolina Literary Review.  Now Reitz examines five symphonic works and her first opera—with commentary by Higdon—with a focus on compositional history, musical characteristics, formal analysis and critical reception.  The book is currently on sale through mcfarlandbooks.com or amazon.com.