Announcing 2015 Performance Grant Winners

We are thrilled to announce the winners of the 2015 cycle of Women’s Philharmonic Advocacy Performance Grants.  Our panel of judges were very pleased with the number – and quality – of applications and needed to make some hard decisions in how to distribute the funding.  The judges were particularly impressed with the ensembles that demonstrated a commitment to the performance of works by women, and the performance of works by historic women composers. Among the pieces that are being supported by a WPA Performance Grant are works by: Louise Farrenc, Amy Beach, Lili Boulanger, Vítězslava Kaprálová, Emilie Mayer, Marianna von Martines,…