Anthony Cheung awarded John Simon Guggenheim fellowship

Anthony Cheung, Assistant Professor of Music, is one of four UChicago faculty members awarded a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation fellowship this year. They are among 178 winning scholars, artists, and scientists from North America, chosen from over 3,000 applicants for the fellowship. 

According to UChicago News, Anthony plans to use his Guggenheim fellowship to compose a new large-scale work for the Cleveland Orchestra, where he’s the Daniel R. Lewis Young Composer Fellow for 2015-17, as well as to help fund the recording of a new portrait disc featuring his chamber music. 

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