Award Winners / Artist Profile

About the Artist

Keri McCarthy (Pullman) received 2008 GAP Award funding to commission and perform new works for oboe and piano by Southeast Asian composers. She has established herself as a leading oboe soloist and promoter of new music and recently taught at Mahidol University in Bangkok, Thailand, and has studied the music of Asian cultures. Four internationally-recognized composers will be featured in this new recital program: Dr. Weerachat Premananda (Thailand); Nguyen Phuc Linh (Vietnam); Yii Kah Hoh (Malaysia); and Tony Prabowo (Indonesia). Completed works resulting from this project will be performed in a series of concerts across Washington State and Southeast Asia.

Information included above was provided by artist at the time of application.