Biography

Jake Heggie is the American composer of the operas Dead Man Walking, Moby-Dick, Three Decembers, For a Look or a Touch, To Hell and Back, more than 250 art songs, song cycles, orchestral and chamber music. 

 
His works are produced internationally in major houses of the USA, Canada, Australia, Europe, South Africa and the UK. He is especially proud to work with young singers, pianists and composers at universities and festivals throughout North America. Upcoming are commissions for The Dallas Opera, Houston Grand Opera, Pacific Chorale, the Pittsburgh Symphony, Ravinia Festival, and Music of Remembrance, among others. He lives in San Francisco.

Discography

The Hours Begin to Sing

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And if the song be worth a smile

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HERE/AFTER

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DECEMBER CELEBRATION New Carols by Seven American Composers

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Jake Heggie - It's a Wonderful Life

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