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If you are not a finalist this year, please remember that the contests
are not yet over. The American Prize reserves the right to award
Honorable Mentions and Citations for Special Achievement to any
contestant, regardless of final placement.
TAP has honored a
number of semi-finalists and quarter finalists in the past--to recognize
a unique talent or focus, unusual repertoire, vital programming or
Citations and Honorable Mentions are usually awarded at
the same time as winners and runners-up, but can be presented at any
time up to the last winners' announcement this winter.
Please make us aware of any misprints in the listings below by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org
Finalists are listed by ensemble name, contact person, city and state.
The American Prize in Chamber Music Performance, 2016: professional division
Scott Garrison Duo
Leonard Garrison Moscow ID
Deborah Grohman Rochester NY
Dunamis Piano Duo
Soojung Jeon Duluth GA
Music By Two
Sharon Johnson Caneadea NY
Clara Kim Branford CT
Laura McIntyre Austin TX
Susan Merdinger HighlandPark IL
Nicole Riner Greeley CO
Willie Santiago Ellicott City MD
Yeonwoo Seo Savoy IL
Andrew Smith Fairfield CT
Adriana Jarvis Twitchell Provo UT
The American Prize in Chamber Music Performance, 2016: college/university division
James Barger Amarillo TX
Michael Messer Wheaton IL
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
Steven Oh Pleasant Valley NY
Finalists are encouraged to make the most
of their selection by announcing it on social media and by including a
link to this announcement on
your website or blog.
Here is a sample announcement:
News! I've just been selected as a 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 WINNERS in my division next month. 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 finalists!