Composers to Know: Laura Pettigrew

Canadian composer Laura Pettigrew is internationally recognized for her compositions – which include works for voice, large ensemble, chamber ensembles, and film.  Pettigrew is also actively involved several organizations working for equal representation for women’s work in music.  From her biography: As a woman composer Laura is an avid supporter of the Adkins Chiti Foundation, Donne in Musica (Women in Music), member of Association of Canadian Women Composers, Canadian Music Centre, Canadian League of Composers and International Women’s Brass Conference promoting and encouraging composers and musicians to ensure equality prevails for women and men alike.   She was recently also interviewed…