The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Centers 2008-2009 Elise L. Stoeger Prize has been awarded to German composer Jörg Widmann. In this video, Mr. Widmann talks about receiving the award. The Stoeger Prize is a $25,000 cash award given every two years in recognition of significant contributions to the field of chamber music. To learn more about the Stoeger Prize, click here: chambermusicsociety.org/about/about1
Special thanks to Steven Sobel. Editing by Michael Lawrence.
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