Congratulations to Dafnis Prieto, 2011 MacArthur Fellow

This week the MacArthur Foundation announced their list of  this year’s Fellows,  selected for ” their creativity, originality, and potential to make important contributions in the future.”   Winners came from a variety of fields: clinical psychology, architecture, radio production, and poetry. Among the honored musicans is percussionist/composer Dafnis Prieto, who was a memorable part of our On LOCation concert series last year. View Dafnis Prieto in conversation with Senior Reference Specialist Larry Appelbaum in this 2010 webcast, part of our Music and the Brain series:

 

And see Prieto in concert at the Atlas Performing Arts Center, with guest artist, Christian Howes.

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