Maricopa Composer Judith Lang Zaimont Subject of Cover Profile Article in Journal of the International Alliance of Women in MusicPosted by s21concerts in Uncategorized
The article, by Susan Cohn Lackman, a Professor at Florida’s Rollins College, is a survey of Ms. Zaimont’s distinguished career as a composer, as well an interview with her about her creative philosophy. It is Part I of a two-part profile of the composer; Part II will deal with a critical overview, and will be published later in 2014. Read the complete Part I at http://www.jamesarts.com/%5Czaimont%5Czaimont-iawm.pdf.
The Journal of the IAWM is published twice a year and is read world-wide. It includes articles about women musicians, both contemporary and historic, interviews, reports on major conferences, congresses, and festivals, information on current research, IAWM news and members’ news, and reviews of books, concerts, CDs, and scores.
Judith Zaimont’s music is widely performed throughout the U.S. and Europe and has been recorded for MSR Classics, Naxos, Navona, Harmonia Mundi, Arabesque, Milken Family Foundation, Albany, Jeanne, Leonarda, Northeastern, and 4Tay labels. Her principal publishers are Subito Music (http://www.subitomusic.com/), Galaxy/ ECS, Jeanné, Lauren Keiser Music Publishing and Vivace. She is creator and editor-in-chief of the critically acclaimed book series The Musical Woman: An International Perspective. More information about Ms. Zaimont, including sound clips of many of her compositions, is available at http://www.jzaimont.com/.