American composer Steven Bryant will be featured on the program. Bryant’s three-day residency includes a composer’s forum and rehearsal.
About Steven Bryant
Steven Bryant trained for one summer in the mid-1980s as a break-dancer (i.e. forced into lessons by his mother), was the 1987 1/10 scale radio-controlled car racing Arkansas state champion, has a Bacon Number of 1, and has played saxophone with Branford Marsalis on Sleigh Ride. Steven studied composition with John Corigliano at The Juilliard School, Cindy McTee at the University of North Texas, and Francis McBeth at Ouachita University. Bryant resides in Durham, NC with his wife, conductor Verena Moesenbichler-Bryant.