Acceptance Speech: Jeanine Tesori & Lisa Kron (2015)
Colors of the Wind - Judy Kuhn & Jeanine Tesori
Interview with Tony Award winner Jeanine Tesori - Composer of Fun Home (part 2)
Lala - "Gimme Gimme" (Thoroughly Modern Millie; Jeanine Tesori, Dick Scanlan)
Jeanine Tesori is an American composer and musical arranger. She is the most prolific and honored female theatrical composer in history, with five Broadway musicals and five Tony Award nominations. She won the 1999 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Music in a Play for Nicholas Hytner's production of Twelfth Night at Lincoln Center and the 2004 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Music for Caroline, or Change, and the 2015 Tony Award for Best Original Score for Fun Home, making them the first female writing team to win that award.