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The New York Times Previews Lei Liang’s Composer Portrait

Composer Lei Liang, the focus of a Miller Theatre Composer Portrait event, is featured in a New York Times profile. The article illuminates his compositional process and approach to the works included in the Composer Portrait.

About his newest composition, Lakescape V, a Miller Theatre co-commission that will receive its world premiere, Liang has this to say: “Think of it like a bird that can fly into a painting, like the animated perspective of a drone. You can look at something very closely — or pull away. You can create swift transitions between what you choose to see.”

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