Joan tower

Composer Joan Tower. Photo credit: Alain Declert

Please press the play button above to hear the recorded interview, which was broadcast on Friday, June 22, 2018.

Meet GRAMMY award-winning composer Joan Tower, who dropped by the KMFA Studios in anticipation of the celebration of her music at the Round Top Institute. A Day Honoring Women in The Arts was Saturday, June 23; all three concerts that day featured her music, for a total of seven of her pieces. Ms. Tower talks about her early days as a composer, what she has learned in her 79+ years, and gives advice to young musicians.

More info about the concerts at Fesitval Hill:

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