Announcing the winners of the inaugural Beckwith Award
By Pouya Hamidi & Matthew Fava
"It’s hard to describe an opera without any hard answers to the most basic of questions: Where are we? When are we? Who are these people onstage? And what on earth are they doing? Claude Vivier, the Canadian composer who is as imaginative as he is exasperating, named his opera Kopernikus, after the famed astronomer; [...]
Associate Composer John Kameel Farah and video artist Sahar Homami (A.K.A. S A H A R) win Best Music Video at the 2018 Experimental Superstars Festival in Novi Sad, Serbia.