Phillip Glass ~One of the most influential composers of the 20th century. Einstein on the Beach ~ Koyaniquatsi ~ The Hours ~8 Symphonies ~ The Voyage, an Opera
Jeanine Tesori, Ricky Ian Gordon, Diedre Murray, Michael John La Chiusa, Jason Robert Brown-American Musical Theater Composers -1999
Composer/Lyricist team - Marc Shaiman-Scott Wittman-HairSpray ~ Charlie and the Chocolate Factory ~ Mary Poppins Returns
Marc Shaiman-Composer for Hairspray, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Mary Poppins Returns, Film Composer for 40 films
Scott Wittman, Lyricist,Tony Award for Broadway musical, Hairspray, Mary Poppins Returns
Charles Wourinen-Haroun and a Sea of Trouble + 250 classical Music works, Pulitzer Prize for 1970
Ricky Ian Gordon-Composer-Birght Eyed Joy, Grapes of Wrath (opera), Green Sneakers
Green Sneakers, an opera The Grapes of Wrath, opera Bright Eyed Joy, a Songbook
Jason Robert Brown-Parade - Songs of the World -13 - The Last Five Years
Korbinian Altenberger Concert Violinist
David Henry Hwang & Phillip Glass - The libretto and music for the opera The Voyage which premiered in 1990 at the Metropolitan Opera Company
Mark Morris- choreographer -Mark Morris Dance Company
Midori Goto, Internationally acclaimed violinist
Midori - Internationally renowned violinist
Jiayi Shi - Born in Shanghai Chinese pianist made her New York recital debut with Midori.
Child prodigy Ryu Goto made his concert debut at age seven playing all of Paganin's Violin Concerto at the Pacific Music Festival in Sapporo, Japan.. Ryu will make his Carngie Hall recital debut May 2010.
Mary Rodgers (Daughter of Richard Rodgers) Once Upon a Mattress, Working, Free to be You and Me, and Adam Guettel- (son of Mary Rodgers and grandson of Richard Rodgers)
At twenty Rebecca Young became the youngest member of the New York Philharminic where she is now the assistant principal violist
Opera Singer, Metropoiltan Opera mezzo-soprano
Rebecca Young- Boston Chamber Music Society and the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. NY Phiharmonic Orchestra
Diedre Murray- The Best of Both Worlds by Randy Weiner and Diedre Murray. Co-written and directed by Diane Paulus.
Michael John LaChiusa-The Wild Party, Marie Christine, Hello Again, Little Fish
Jeanine Tesori- Shrek ,The Musical - Caroline or Change - Violet
David Del Tredici, Composer, Pulitzer Prize Winner - Memory of a Summer Day, Child Alice, Dracula, Bullycide
David DelTredici-Classical Composer, Pulitzer Prize Winner, Openly Gay
Adam Guettel -Light in the Paizza Floyd Collins Saturn Returns
Some of the greatest musical names in the world during the last 20 years.