Maurice Abravanel Visiting Distinguished
Composers Series

John Adams, Samuel Adler, Milton Babbitt, Harrison Birtwistle, William Bolcom, Martin Boykan, John Corigliano, Mario Davidovsky, Lou Harrison, Jonathan Harvey, Lee Hyla, Louis Karchin, Leon Kirchner, Paul Lansky, Fred Lerdahl, Steven Mackey, Donald Martino, Tristan Murail, Thea Musgrave, Wayne Peterson, Shulamit Ran, Steve Reich, Roger Reynolds, Frederic Rzewski, Gunther Schuller, Joseph Schwantner, Harvey Sollberger, AugustaRead Thomas, George Tsontakis, Charles Wuorinen, Yehudi Wyner, Chen Yi, Pamela Z

Maurice Abravanel Visiting Distinguished Composers for 2017-2018

Yu-Hui Chang

Monday, February 26, 2018

Using a contemporary language of diverse color and inventive effects, award-winning composer Yu-Hui Chang (b. 1970) has written a wide range of music that compels and resonates with professional musicians and audiences alike. She is the recipient of two awards from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and Radcliffe Institute at Harvard University, and commissions from the Fromm Music Foundation, Koussevitzky Music Foundation, Barlow Endowment for Music Composition, and Meet The Composer (now New Music USA). Additional honors include the Aaron Copland Award, Yoshiro Irino Memorial Prize, and the Council for Cultural Affairs of the Executive Yuan (Taiwanese government agency, now Ministry of Culture.)

Yu-Hui Chang