Claire Chase

Claire Chase
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Claire Chase

Claire Chase is a soloist, collaborative artist, curator, and advocate for new and experimental music. She has championed new music throughout the world by building organizations, forming alliances, pioneering co­mmissioning initiatives, and supporting educational programs that reach new audiences. She was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2012, and in 2017 was awarded the Avery Fisher Prize.