DC native composer, George Walker, was one of the great American composers of the 20th and 21st centuries. His close friend and colleague, Dr. Mickey Terry, joins John Banther to discuss his life, challenges, and three works you need to listen to.

Show Notes

Dr. Mickey Thomas Terry with George Walker

Dr. Terry standing with George Walker

3 works by George Walker you need to listen to.

Lyric for Strings

Sinfonia No. 4

Piano Sonata No. 2

Plus, the work that earned him the Pulitzer Prize for Music in 1996.

Listen to Lilacs for Voice and Orchestra here