August 13, 2022, National Flute Association Conference, Chicago, Illinois

The National Flute Association has commissioned Higdon to write a work to celebrate the organization's 50th Anniversary. The Chicago Philharmonic, under the baton of Leonard Slatkin, will premiere The Light That We Can Hear with Valerie Coleman as soloist.


WORLD PREMIERE

COLD MOUNTAIN SUITE, for orchestra

September 23, 2022

Higdon received a commission from New Music for America to write an orchestral suite from her first opera, Cold Mountain. 37 orchestras have signed on for this important and exciting project. The Delaware Symphony, under the baton of David Amado, will give the world premiere performance and Higdon will be in attendance.

NEW RELEASES


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Lawdon Press is pleased to announce this new recording of Concerto 4-3. Under the baton of Xian Zhang, Higdon partnered with the trio, Time for Three, and the Philadelphia Orchestra to make this dynamic recording. The CD is available on amazon.com and deutschegrammophon.com and on all streaming services.

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Lawdon Press is pleased to announce this new recording of Voices.  Higdon has enjoyed a working relationship with this terrific quartet for the past three decades and she is honored to be a part of this CD which includes works by women Pulitzer Prize winners. This recording is available on cedillerecords.org and amazon.com.