Jazz artists Frank Carlberg & Christine Correa prep WMU students for song project

Jan 29, 2014

Jazz pianist and composer Frank Carlberg, noted for his settings of modern poetry to music, his wife, singer Christine Correa, and Western Michigan University jazz professor Andrew Rathbun joined Cara Lieurance recently for a discussion of Mr. Carlberg's music, which was featured in a WMU concert in January.

Christine Correa and Frank Carlberg
Christine Correa and Frank Carlberg

Carlberg's approach to composition will serve as a model for jazz students at Western Michigan University, who will present a selection of their newly finished songs in New York this spring.