No Excuses Project

We are thrilled for the continued success – and social activism through music – of WPA Board Member, composer, conductor, and educator Kathleen McGuire.  We wrote last year about the premieres and acclaim that her collaborative project Street Requiem received in Texas as well as California (including a recent award from The American Prize).  Her new project, titled NO EXC– USES, is a collaboration with Christina Green focusing on the effects of domestic violence.  The work will receive its world premiere this weekend at the Big West Festival in Melbourne, Australia. This fantastic project has been co-sponsored by the Big West Festival and is supported by the Victorian…