- Daniel Kawka
(b Paris, Nov 7, 1946). French composer. She studied the theatre and then music (harpsichord and composition) and graduated in electroacoustics from the Schola Cantorum; she was resident at the Villa Medici from 1976 to 1978. Her output is small yet finely crafted. Formal rigour and an ever-present ‘directionality’ impart to her music a strong sense of dramatic tension, as in ...