Steve Feifke wins 2020 David Baker Prize
Watch the recording session for the award winning composition

Steve Feifke wins 2020 David Baker PrizeWatch the recording session for the award winning composition

Pianist, and composer Steve Feifke has been awarded the 2020 David Baker Prize for Composition from Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute. The winning composition, “The Promised Land,” written for string quartet and piano trio, is scheduled to receive its world premiere at the Ravinia Festival in January of 2021. This is the exclusive full video of the recording session of “The Promised Land.”

Steven Feifke – Piano, composition

Evan Gregor – Bass

Jamie Donald Eblen – Drums

Lavinia Pavlish – Violin I

Jason Mellow – Violin II

Sarah Greene – Viola

Susan Davita Mandel – Violincello

Recording, mix and master by John Kilgore

Video by Austin Kruczek