The Life She Wished to Live: a biography of Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, author of The Yearling W.W. Norton, publisher Early 2021 release
Purewater, opera premiere, w/composer Andrew Rudin Center for Contemporary Opera, NY Date TBA
Circle of Light, choral anthem with composer Anne Guzzo, premiered by the University of Wyoming Bel Canto Women's Chorus, Sunday November 3, 3 PM, Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts concert hall. The work is presented as part of "Wyoming Suffrage: A Celebration," observing 150 years of women's right to vote in Wyoming.
Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Society Conference, speaker Tarpon Springs, Florida March 29-30
Here Is Home: Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings and Cross Creek an evening at the Matheson with documentary filmmaker Sonya Doctorian and Rawlings biographer Ann McCutchan Matheson History Museum, Gainesville, FL October 12, 6:30 PM
Swan's Inlet, opera w/composer Mark Alan Taggart Center for Contemporary Opera Development Series National Opera Center Recital Hall, New York March 10, 8 PM
"From the Ear to the Page" lecture on writing about music Women in Music Symposium, presented by the Denver Young Artists Orchestra Newman Center for the Performing Arts, University of Denver Saturday, October 7, 3-4 PM, Room 209 Also: "Entrepreneurship in Music" panel, 4-5 PM, Williams Room 121
Advanced Memoir and Narrative Nonfiction 8-week course Lighthouse Writers Workshop, Denver August 15 - October 4 Eight Ways of Knowing: Research and Creative Nonfiction Lighthouse Writers Workshop, 1515 Race Street, Denver, CO Saturday, July 15, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Ucross Foundation residency, April 17-25 Ucross, Wyoming
Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Society Conference, speaker Daytona Beach, Florida March 31-April 1
Pat Alexander: artist based in Baltimore, Maryland Institute College of Art. We've collaborated on several projects. The dust jacket for River Music features one of Pat's Atchafalaya River basin paintings.
Ellis Anderson: author, artist, musician. Ellis designed this website.
Andrew Rudin: composer for Purewater, our chamber opera based on André Gide's novella Symphonie Pastorale.
John Lane: percussionist, collaborator on works for music with lyric texts.
copyright 2019 Ann McCutchan
Below: Swan's Inlet cast, rehearsal and bows, March 2018, NY
Southern California, 2016
If you scrolled down this far, you get to see my Aussies: Cole (2002-2017) and Callie (2011-2019).