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Interview with Michael Daugherty on Classical WMHT-FM

Posted by Rob Brown on
Michael Daugherty in Chelsea, Michigan, August 2010
Michael Daugherty



Grammy ® award-winning composer Michael Daugherty is one of the most commissioned, performed, and recorded composers on the American concert music scene today. Hailed by The Times (London) as “a master icon maker” with a “maverick imagination, fearless structural sense and meticulous ear.” He brings his tribute to Woody Guthrie “This Land Sings: Songs of Wandering, Love & Protest,” to this year’s American Music Festival.


*Music credit in the interview: What’s That Spell? By Michael Daugherty performed by David Alan Miller and the Dogs of Desire from “Michael Daugherty American Icons”