President and CEO, Aspen Music Festival and School; Trustee, The Aspen Institute
Alan Fletcher is president and CEO of the Aspen Music Festival and School. Prior to 2005, he was head of the Carnegie Mellon School of Music and a faculty member, provost, and dean of New England Conservatory. Fletcher’s music includes more than 200 works in all traditional classical forms. Several of his works have been selected as best new works by The Boston Globe. “An American Song” won a national competition in 2000 to honor West Point. Recent commissions include works for the Pittsburgh Symphony and the National Gallery of Art. He is a trustee of the Aspen Institute.