Thursday, October 6, 2016

COMPOSER semi-finalists, 2016: OPERA, THEATER, FILM

The American Prize is pleased to announce 2016 SEMI-FINALIST composers in the OPERA/THEATER/FILM division. Congratulations!

As the contests unfold, finalists, runners-up and winners will be selected from this list. 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

The American Prize in Composition—OPERA/THEATER/FILM, professional division

John Allemeier    Huntersville NC
   Deep Water: The Murder Ballads   
Curtis Bryant    Union City GA
   The Secret Agent, Zabette    
Douglas Buchanan    Cockeysville MD
    Prospero Variations  
Cyril Deacoff    Oakland CA
    The Last Tycoon   
Justin N Dello Joio    New York NY
    Blue Mountain  
Ezra Donner    Buffalo NY
    Ile, a sung drama in one act    
Avner Finberg    Ithaca NY
    A Taste of Damnation   
Raymond Horton    Floyds Knobs IN
    Searching For America  
Gordon Ring    Farmville VA
    Highway    
Allen Shearer    Oakland CA
    Middlemarch in Spring    
Judith Lynn Stillman    Providence RI
    When the Music Stopped  


The American Prize in Composition—OPERA/THEATER/FILM, student division

Douglas Brown    Morgantown WV
    The Problem with This German   
Georgi T Dimitrov    Los Angeles CA
    Maximus: An Opera in One Act   
Dayton Kinney    Durham NC 
    Cold Hands   
Harriet Steinke    Grosse Pointe MI
    Somewhere in Europe   

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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.

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 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 semi-finalists.



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