Jeff Tang is a composer and creative producer whose practice is rooted in a deep delight in unexpected cross-pollinations and an ambition to agitate the historical cultural narrative. Co-founder of Real Magic with esperanza spalding, his recent producing credits include Sound Heals for the Sound Health Network, The Heart of the Song for the Dallas Opera, the podcast Active Hope for the Apollo Theater, Kennedy Center, and National Sawdust, and as Consulting Producer for the Kennedy Center and Content Consultant for the San Francisco Opera. As Associate Producer for Brooklyn’s NationalSawdust+, he has worked with poets, scientists, filmmakers, musicians, and jugglers, and he was a producer for the Metropolitan Opera’s international Live in HD and radio broadcasts, and a catalyst for the Met’s public programming, audience engagement, and social impact. Tang is a proud member of Peoplmovr, a creative studio specializing in involvement that centers anti-racism and equity in its commitment to collective liberation. www.jefftang.com.