Today is Pulitzer Prize-Winning Composer John Corigliano’s Birthday [ON-THIS-DAY]

Today is Pulitzer-prize winning American composer John Corigliano's 79th birthday

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Today is Pulitzer-prize winning American composer John Corigliano‘s 79th birthday.

A graduate of Columbia University and the Manhattan School of Music, his signature works include his 1st and 2nd Symphonies, clarinet and violin concerti – and the film scores for the movies ‘Altered States’, ‘Revolution’ and ‘The Red Violin.’

He currently holds a prestigious Distinguished Professorship at the City University of New York.

VC ARTIST BELLA HRISTOVA | CORIGLIANO | RED VIOLIN CAPRICES | 2013 AVERY FISHER PRIZE GIVING CEREMONY

 

 

 

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