Discipline: Music Composition

Ted Hearne

Discipline: Music Composition
Region: Los Angeles, CA
MacDowell Fellowships: 2009, 2012, 2017, 2021

Ted Hearne worked on a new orchestral piece for the Los Angeles Philharmonic and a theatrical work about Bradley Manning and Wikileaks. His piece Katrina Ballads won the Gaudeamus Prize in 2009.


Irving Fine

Ted Hearne worked in the Irving Fine studio.

Youngstown Studio was given to MacDowell by friends of Miss Myra McKeown in Youngstown, OH, where she promoted both art and music. It was renamed Irving Fine Studio in 1972 in honor of Irving Fine, a distinguished composer, conductor, and teacher who was a MacDowell Fellow during the 1940s and 1950s. The simple interior of the studio…

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