Jake Heggie | 2021 SEASON SPOTLIGHT COMPOSER
Fourth Coast Ensemble is proud to announce its 2021 Season Spotlight Composer, Jake Heggie. Throughout the 2021 HD season, audiences can delve into Heggie's music by attending virtual performances and special events from the comfort of their home. This new initiative brings performers, audience, and composer together to celebrate the thriving contemporary art song landscape.
Jake Heggie will host the second annual Chicago songSLAM, a competition for regional art song composers, on April 11th at 7:00PM.
"Heggie's way with music, the way in which his choices unlock and intensify the poetry and drama of the words,
is consistently illuminating, full of surprises."