Augusta Read Thomas, Professor of Composition at the University of Chicago, has been profiled in Gramophone's Contemporary Composer series. The article provides a comprehensive overview, and serves as entree into her expansive body of work. Further, some insight is given into Ms. Thomas' creative process and aims. In her words:
'Although my music is highly notated…I like [it] to have the feeling that it is organically being self-propelled…As if we listeners are…overhearing a captured improvisation.'
The prestigious publication has been in circulation since 1923. Since its conception, Gramophone has served as one of the world's foremost authorities on classical music.
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