An arrangement of blue cathedral has been created for band and is now available for rental through Lawdon Press.  Higdon is thrilled that Assistant Director Major Ryan J. Nowlin of "The President's Own" U.S. Marine Band arranged the work, and has given his permission for it to be performed by bands around the world.  Scores can be purchased through this website and rental quotes can be obtained by emailing

Higdon's Percussion Concerto Receives Prestigious Honor

The Library of Congress recently announced the 2019 list of recordings selected as "aural treasures worthy of preservation because of their cultural, historical and aesthetic importance to the nation’s recorded sound heritage". Higdon is honored that her 2008 Percussion Concerto recording, with Colin Currie as soloist and Marin Alsop conducting the London Philharmonic, was added to this prestigious list.

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Lawdon Press is pleased to announce the world premiere recording of Higdon's Love Sweet.  This recording was made with the Lysander Piano Trio and Sarah Shafer, soprano.  This recording is available now for streaming on Spotify and Amazon. On January 8, the CD can be purchased on and

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Lawdon Press is pleased to announce this new recording of Voices.  Higdon has enjoyed a working relationship with this terrific quartet for the past three decades and she is honored to be a part of this CD which includes works by women Pulitzer Prize winners. This recording is available on and