Imani Uzuri

Imani Uzuri, New York City, received $20,000 to do research and compose a multi-voice piece with instrumentation focused on the iconography of black womanhood, traveling to Europe, Africa, and the Caribbean to research the various altars and cathedrals dedicated to the Black Madonna; further develop and compose a children's musical; and study piano, guitar and Sibelius software to deepen her compositional practice.

About this grant

Year
2016
Discipline
Music
Grant Program
Fellowship for Composers and Sound Artists
Location
New York City

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