Mohammed Fairouz

Mohammed Fairouz appears in the following:

Don't Hire Me. Hire A Female Composer Instead

Monday, May 01, 2017

The number of female composers represented in the programming at America's top orchestras is dismal — less than 2 percent. Guest essayist Mohammed Fairouz proposes one provocative solution.


Creating American Symphonies To Tell 'Distinctly American' Stories

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

To say that you're writing a symphony today is a statement, especially for a young composer like me. The challenge is to find just the right way to commandeer the age-old form, to render it fresh and vital once again within an American context.

Two of my symphonies represent that ...