I am honored and grateful to be one of four composers chosen for the 2017 McKnight Composer Fellowship in conjunction with the American Composers Forum. This award includes $25,000 in unrestricted funds for each recipient, and acknowleges excellence in the field of music composition.
Tuesday, June 26 7:00pm Westminster Presbyterian Church (new performing space) 1200 South Marquette Avenue, Minneapolis FREE and open to the public with free parking available in church ramp This event is the culmination of a six-month partnership between Lumina and the Voices of Hope women's prison choir from the Minnesota Correctional Facility in Shakopee. Featuring new music by Linda Kachelmeier based on texts by the choir members, with guest speaker, Dr. Amanda Weber, founder and director of Voices of Hope. Made possible by an Artist Initiative Grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board.