MU student composer derives inspiration from 'The Road Not Taken'

Thursday, November 12, 2009 | 12:01 a.m. CST; updated 1:57 p.m. CST, Thursday, November 12, 2009

COLUMBIA — While the Columbia Civic Orchestra rehearses onstage, Anthony Hernandez sits alone in the seats of the Missouri Theatre Center for Arts. Immersed in a score spread wide like a newspaper, he occasionally taps his pen against his leg in time with the beat.