Alyssa Kayser-Hirsh reviews the 2019 Hildegard Competition Concert, including premieres by the three winners as well as works by six finalists, presented on June 4 at National Sawdust.
About Alyssa Kayser-Hirsh
Alyssa Kayser-Hirsh is a writer, educator, musician, and arts administrator based in NYC. Her writing has appeared in I Care if You Listen, National Sawdust Log, and the Carnegie Hall online blog. She currently works in Digital Content & Engagement at Carnegie Hall, manages the summer camp Sing This Summer, and facilitates Luna Composition Lab at the Kaufman Music Center. Originally from Amherst, MA, Alyssa is a graduate of Wellesley College, where she received degrees in Music and American Studies.