University of Arizona Campus  •  March 14 -15, 2020  •  9:30am to 5:30pm

Musical Prodigies

A conversation about the sacrifices and determination that are needed from musicians and those supporting them.

Jillian Cantor

Jillian Cantor has a bachelor's degree in English from Pennsylvania State University and a master's of fine arts in fiction from the University of Arizona. She is the author of award-winning and bestselling novels for teens and adults, including "The Hours Count Margot" and "The Lost Letter," which was a USA Today bestseller....

Visit website | Facebook Twitter

Aja Gabel

Aja Gabel's debut novel, "The Ensemble," quickly established her as a rising star. Gabel was an accomplished musician before becoming a writer, and her book features the ongoing connections between four members of a chamber music quartet....

Visit website | Facebook Twitter

Jennifer Rosner

Jennifer Rosner is the author of the novel, "The Yellow Bird Sings," and the memoir, "If A Tree Falls: A Family's Quest to Hear and Be Heard." Her children's book, "The Mitten String," is a Sydney Taylor Book Award Notable....

Visit website

Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friends of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management
Western National Parks Association
William & Mary Ross Foundation

Key Sponsors

Arizona Party Rental Companies
Arizona Wholesale Supply
Early Childhood Learning is Essential
Marshall Foundation
Tucson Electric Power Co.

Want to help support literacy in Southern Arizona?
Become a Friend Now!
Show sponsors