Unsuk Chin is awarded Marie-Josée Kravis Prize
South Korean composer Unsuk Chin has been awarded the Marie-Josée Kravis Prize for New Music at the New York Philharmonic. The prize recognizes a composer for extraordinary artistic endeavor in the field of new music.
The prestigious Marie-Josée Kravis Prize is one of the world's largest new-music prizes. The winning composer receives $200,000 and a commission to write a new composition for the New York Philharmonic.