"She pulls out her smartphone...and yelps with excitement as she scrolls past a track by the Pulitzer Prize-winning American composer and musician Caroline Shaw. ‘She’s been doing pieces for the voice that are great, and she’s also part of this vocal group called Roomful of Teeth. I love her work.’"
"Last week, Kanye West performed "POWER" at a Democratic National Committee Fundraiser. Before he emerged, the curtain opened on a woman alone singing wordlessly, stacking her voice into a harmonized chorale and building to an arresting peak. This was Caroline Shaw"
The hip-hop artist Kanye West has lately taken an interest in the music of Caroline Shaw, who won the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for music for her work Partita. West was present for Roomful of Teeth's rendition of Shaw's Partita at Disney Hall last May and went backstage to meet the performers. ... READ MORE