Caroline Shaw http://wrti.org en A Moment With Pulitzer-Winning Composer Caroline Shaw http://wrti.org/post/moment-pulitzer-winning-composer-caroline-shaw How do you write something like <em>Partita for 8 Voices</em>, the a cappella vocal piece that is this year's winner of the Pulitzer Prize for music?<p>"Very late at night," says the composer, Caroline Shaw, speaking with NPR's Scott Simon. "Sometimes it comes from having a sound in your head that you really want to hear, that you've never heard before, and struggling to make that sound happen in any way you can."<p>At 30, Shaw is the youngest-ever recipient of the music Pulitzer. Sat, 20 Apr 2013 09:22:00 +0000 NPR Music 5431 at http://wrti.org A Moment With Pulitzer-Winning Composer Caroline Shaw