ARTS ENGINES | Aaron Dworkin – With Composer Jessie Montgomery

Aaron Dworkin sits down with American violinist and composer, Jessie Montgomery to get a better understanding of her creative process


Produced in partnership with the Detroit Public Television, Ovation TV, American Public Media and The Violin Channel, each episode highlights the perspectives of the thought leaders and game-changers who are creating significant impact in the field of the arts.

“Becoming a composer is about sharing your music. Whatever you create has to then become observed by someone else or performed by someone else in my case. So, it was really about having the bravery to get over that one crucial step of… I have created this thing and now I’m gonna share it with somebody,” Jessie Montgomery said.




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