Praise for Henry Threadgill's Pulitzer Win
June 3, 2016 by Intern
“A composer and bandleader of intense, unyielding originality, nobody’s idea of a compromise”-New York Times
“A sonic tapestry that seems the very expression of modern American life”-Pulitzer Prize Jury
“The Pulitzer Prize has made a major statement, in recognizing my work and others’, that they have a bigger picture of creativity. Because that’s what we need as a country and as an artistic community, is to have everything recognized.”-Henry Threadgill (via NPR)
”[In for a Penny In For A Pound’s] triumph suggests the music Pulitzers are headed in the right direction”-Chicago Tribune
Pi Recordings is pleased to announce that we have shared copies of In For A Penny in For A Pound with Commander in Chief President Barack Obama, Senator John McCain, and the Disabled Veterans Association.