ANNA WEESNER’S music has received many notable performances, including those by the American Composers Orchestra, Counter)induction, Sequitur, Open End, Network for New Music, Orchestra 2001, the Cypress Quartet, the Cassatt Quartet, Metamorphosen, Ensemble X, Dawn Upshaw, Gilbert Kalish, Richard Goode, Judith Kellock, Scott Kluksdahl, Caroline Stinson and Melia Watras. Weesner was awarded a 2009 Guggenheim Fellowship, a 2008 Academy Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and a 2003 Pew Fellowship. She has been in residence at the MacDowell Colony and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. She is Associate Professor at the University of Pennsylvania.
Along the way are some ravishing solos for violin and cello that must make Still Things Move as gratifying to play as it is to hear.”
—Boston Globe, September 30, 2002”