For awhile now, Kevin Puts has been called a “promising young composer.” Starting with his first symphony, which he wrote for the California Symphony in 1999, he’s been garnering more attention. In 2008, he won an Opera Fund Award to make his first work for stage. That work won the Pulitzer Prize.
Archive for May 4, 2013
Saturday, May 4, 2013 by Cydne Gillard
The next morning, we go to see the Mariinsky II, which sits on the other side of the Kryukov Canal across from the old Mariinsky Theatre. Immediately after stepping off our shuttle bus, we notice the older building’s striking pastel green color. Built in 1860 as a gift from the Emperor Alexander II