YoWangdu is delighted to present the music and wisdom of our stupendously talented friend, composer Gabriela Lena Frank in an in-depth interview to be published as an eight-part series. We also invite you to visit our YoWangdu Tibet and YoWangdu World Photos & Art stores, where 10% of the profits from the exceptionally beautiful posters, cards and clothing support Tibetan culture and education projects.
Contemporary classical music composer Gabriela Lena Frank discusses discomfort as a source of creativity.
Read Part One >>
Gabriela talks about her creative process.
Read Part Two >>
On developing a piece of music.
Read Part Three >>
Talking about the creative life span and fears of repeating herself.
Read Part Four >>
On being in the public eye.
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On her residency with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra and the PBS documentary Peregrinos.
Read Part Six >>
Responding to a question on her favorite compliments.
Read Part Seven >>
On current work with musical groups in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Read Part Eight >>