ONE OF AMERICA’S MOST PERFORMED LIVING FEMALE COMPOSERS
Libby Larsen is one of America’s most prolific and most performed living composers. She has created a catalogue of over 500 works spanning virtually every genre from intimate vocal and chamber music to massive orchestral works and over 15 operas. Her music has been praised for its dynamic, deeply inspired, and vigorous contemporary American spirit. Constantly sought after for commissions and premieres by major artists, ensembles, and orchestras around the world, Libby Larsen has established a permanent place for her works in the concert repertory. In 2010, Larsen received a George Peabody Medal for Outstanding Contributions to Music in America.