Classical Showcase continues its series of concerts from the Lucerne Festival in Switzerland on Friday evening at 7 with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra conducted by Mariss Jansons. They’ll play a program of music by Brahms, Shostakovich and Ravel.
Jennifer Higdon Interview
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Composer Jennifer Higdon will be in Columbus, and her music will be the focus of The Ohio State University’s Contemporary Music Festival 2009-April 15th through the 19th.
There will be performances of Jennifer Higdonâ€™s music at The Ohio State University -and her Concerto for Orchestra will be played by the Columbus Symphony in the Ohio Theater, April 18th and 19th.
Jennifer Higdon was born in Tennessee and studied at Bowling Green State University. She is among the most performed composers in America today. To learn more about her go to Higdon’s website.
Listen to the conversation Christopher Purdy had with Jennifer Higdon, recorded from her home in Philadelphia in January, 2009.