Category: Sounding Board

The Women Who Lead Us

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I wondered about my own female role models in music – Marin Alsop, Julia Wolfe, Kaija Saariaho, Laurie Anderson. Was there a common thread that made them particularly inspiring to me? Or did they bring me some new idea of musicianship that I could not have gotten anywhere else?


Harnessing Your Superpowers


When Jennifer Rosenfeld and Julia Torgovitskaya launched iCadenza, they weren’t prepared for the challenge of starting a new company. With time they developed unique abilities that exist at the intersection of passion, skill, and drive.