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Jake Heggie (Composer)

Born: 31st March 1961, West Palm Beach, Florida, U.S.A

Nationality: American

Jake Heggie is an American composer of opera, vocal, orchestral, and chamber music. He is best known for his operas and art songs as well as for his collaborations with internationally renowned performers and writers.

Further Reading: Heggie

 Recording of the Week, Violins of Hope

Instruments previously owned by Holocaust survivors and restored by the Weinstein family sing with a special power in Schubert, Mendelssohn, and a new work by Jake Heggie which tells their stories.

 Interview, Jamie Barton and Jake Heggie on Unexpected Shadows

The American mezzo and composer talk to Katherine about their new album on Pentatone (featuring Heggie's song-cycles The Work at Hand, Iconic Legacies and Statuesque), their long-standing friendship, and the women who've inspired them both.

All Works: Heggie

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