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George Crumb

D.M.A.

Pulitzer Prize for Music in 1968
Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Composition in 2001 for his work Star-Child
Annenberg Professor of the Humanities at the University of Pennsylvania
2004 Musical America “Composer of the Year”
1998 Cannes Classical Award: Best CD of a Living Composer
Six honorary degrees
Member, National Institute of Arts and Letters (1975)
Koussevitzky Recording Award (1971)
Rockefeller grant (1964)
National Institute of Arts and Letters grant (1967)
Guggenheim grants (1967, 1973)

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