Thursday, October 6, 2016
COMPOSER semi-finalists, 2016: OPERA, THEATER, FILM
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: email@example.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
Cyril Deaconoff Oakland CA
The Last Tycoon
Justin N Dello Joio New York NY
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
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
Harriet Steinke Grosse Pointe MI
Somewhere in Europe
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.