All finalists receive written evaluations from a member of The American Prize judging panel.
Complete listings of finalists and semi-finalists in The American Prize competitions may be found elsewhere on this blog.
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The American Prize in Orchestral Performance
—professional orchestra division
The American Prize winner:
ALLENTOWN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Diane Wittry, music director
|ALLENTOWN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA|
Among judges' comments: "…demonstrates a confidence and finesse in major repertory."
ODYSSEUS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
Jason Lim, music director
McKinney & Frisco, TX
|ODYSSEUS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA|
Among judges' comments: "…has much potential especially playing contemporary works…"
Nan Harrison Washburn, music director
Among judges' comments: "…strong playing by the entire orchestra along the Appian Way."