Tania LeónComposer-in-Residence, London Philharmonic Orchestra
For her "prolific and profound contributions to the classical music repertoire for over 50 years, as well as her indelible impact on the arts as a pianist, conductor, professor and musical director."
Tania León's orchestral work, “Stride,” commissioned by the New York Philharmonic, was awarded the 2021 Pulitzer Prize in Music. In 2022, she was named a recipient of the 45th Annual Kennedy Center Honors for lifetime artistic achievements. Most recently, the London Philharmonic Orchestra announced Tania León as its next Composer-in-Residence — a post she will hold for two seasons, beginning in September 2023. More about León's work.