“Totally captivating…” “luxuriant yet eerily supernatural…” “holds the listener spellbound…“
…This is what critics say about Alice Shields‘ music.
She creates cross-cultural operas and music for voice, dance, theater and video, and is influenced by Japanese Noh Theater and Indian Bharata Natyam dance-drama. Her music has been performed by the New York City Opera VOX, Akademie der Künste in Berlin, Venice Biennale, and many chamber ensembles.
Alice holds three degrees from Columbia University including the Doctor of Musical Arts in composition. She has also performed as an opera singer with companies like the New York City Opera, Metropolitan Opera Studio and the Washington National Opera. Her work is published by the American Composers Alliance.
For more information please go to www.aliceshields.com.