Wishing a very happy eightieth birthday to John Corigliano! The recipient of numerous honors—including a Pulitzer Prize, an Academy Award, the Grawemeyer Award, and multiple Grammy awards—Corigliano served as the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s first composer-in-residence from 1987 until 1990.
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Image above: Daniel Barenboim and John Corigliano review the score to Symphony no. 1 in March 1990 (Terry’s photo)