Source: ListN Up.
Opera News has called Anthony Davis “A National Treasure” for his pioneering work in opera. His most recent opera, The Central Park Five, with a libretto by Richard Wesley was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in Music in 2020. He has also been on the cutting edge of improvised music and jazz for over four decades. A graduate of Yale University in 1975, Mr. Davis is currently a Distinguished Professor of Music at the University of California, San Diego.