Friday, July 22, 2016

CHAMBER ENSEMBLE semi-finalists, 2016: all divisions

The American Prize is pleased to announce SEMI-FINALIST chamber music ensembles for 2016 in all divisions. Congratulations! As the contests unfold, finalists, runners-up and winners will be selected from these lists. To know the exact date when finalists will be announced, please like our Facebook page or follow us on Twitter #AmericanPrize, where that information will be published first.

We invite semi-finalists to make the most of their selection by announcing it on their facebook page, tweeting the news, and including a link to this announcement on their website or blog. A sample announcement may be found at the end of the post.

Please make us aware of any misprints in the listings below by emailing: theamericanprize@gmail.com

Semi-finalists are listed by ensemble name, by contact person in alphabetical order, and by city and state. 

The American Prize in Chamber Music Performance, 2016: professional division


Santa Cruz Chamber Players
    Solmaaz Adeli    Los Gatos CA 
Duo Korusa
    Jacob Clark    Beaumont TX
Scott Garrison Duo
    Leonard Garrison    Moscow ID
Telos Trio
    Deborah Grohman    Rochester NY
Dunamis Piano Duo
    Soojung Jeon    Duluth GA
Music By Two
    Sharon Johnson    Caneadea NY
Vox Nova
    Darrell J. Jordan    Columbia MO
Argus Quartet
    Clara Kim    Branford CT
Quin Texas
    Laura McIntyre    Austin TX
Merdinger-Yonan Duo
    Susan Merdinger    HighlandPark IL
Pianissimo!
    Susan Merdinger    Highland Park IL
Verismo Trio
    Nicole Riner    Greeley CO
Stranded Silver
    Willie Santiago    Ellicott City MD
Meriora Trio
    Yeonwoo Seo    Savoy IL
Elan Duo
    Andrew Smith    Fairfield CT
Avery Ensemble
    Adriana Jarvis Twitchell    Provo UT 


The American Prize in Chamber Music Performance, 2016: college/university division

Mirasol Quartet
    James Barger    Amarillo TX   
Aquila Trio
    Michael Messer    Wheaton IL   
Galestro-Smith Duo
    Jonathan L. Smith    Winchester VA


The American Prize in Chamber Music Performance, 2016: high school division

The New Amsterdam Trio
       Jane Bua    New York NY   
The Amadeus String Quartet
       Ya-Fei Hsu    Pittsburgh PA   
Salo Quartet
       Steven Oh    Pleasant Valley NY   

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Semi-finalists: make the most of your selection by announcing it on your facebook page, tweet the news, and include a link to this announcement on your website or blog.

Here is a sample announcement:

"Great News! I've just been selected as a SEMI-FINALIST in the (blank) division of The American Prize national non-profit competitions in the performing arts. Here's the link: (copy link here). The American Prize will be announcing FINALISTS in my division later this summer. You can learn more about this prestigious national competition here: www.theamericanprize.org or follow the news on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-American-Prize-celebrating-American-excellence-in-the-arts/214320622728 or Twitter: https://twitter.com/americanprize "

Please feel free to modify or expand this announcement to suit your needs.

Congratulations to all semi-finalists!

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