Ilse Weber

Ilse Weber was a multi-talented artist, author, poet, and composer born in what is now the Czech Republic in 1903.

Jessica Buford

Jessica Buford is an accomplished composer, writer, and scholar, with works ranging from novels and poetry, to choral works and chamber...

Robert Nathaniel Dett

As for Dett the composer, his work “reflects a great humanitarian, with lofty ideas about reconciliation and the unity of humankind…

Doreen Ketchens

Every once in a while, a viral video of a woman playing improvised jazz will show up ... every time I listen and watch in amazement

Irene Britton Smith

When I heard Smith’s violin sonata for the first time I couldn’t help but wonder why I’ve never heard of this music before. As a pianist...

Florence Price

Her music is full of tonalities and textures that invoke an array of human emotion. Some pieces uplifted, some burdened...

Valerie Coleman

Grammy-nominated flutist, composer, and entrepreneur, Valerie Coleman has put her own personal stamp on the worlds of flute repertoire &...

Barbara York

Barbara York: Concert Accompanist, Choral & Theatrical Music Director, Composer Meeting Barbara York at last year’s International Tuba...

Meet Composer Wenxin Li

It’s not just about the melody, especially now that I’m composing new music, it’s so much more...it’s texture, it’s sound, it’s exploring ne