Miller Theatre today announced its 2019-20 Season, and The New York Times featured the exciting season ahead.
The coverage starts by highlighting the 20th Anniversary of Miller's flagship series, Composer Portraits. Gabrielle Debinski of the Times writes about the opening of the series, featuring a Portrait of Anthony Braxton, "In a career of over five decades, the avant-jazz artist Anthony Braxton has traversed a range of forms and styles. Now concertgoers will get to hear the breadth of his work, which will open the 20th anniversary of the flagship Composer Portraits series at Miller Theatre at Columbia University."
The article continues by highlighting all seven of the composers featured on this year's Composer Portraits series, as well as noting that the season also marks Melissa Smey's 10th season as Executive Director.
The season preview concludes noting another exciting event in the season: the world premiere of a new chamber opera by Hannah Lash, commissioned by Miller Theatre.