Monday, November 5, 2018
SEMI-FINALISTS: Chamber Ensembles, 2018-19
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 social media, and including a link to this announcement on their website or blog. A sample announcement may be found at the end of the post.
All contestants are reminded they are responsible for the viability of their online links to audition materials. Those links must remain active until the end of the contest year. Questions, or to make us aware of any misprints in the listings below, please email: email@example.com
The American Prize in Chamber Music Performance, 2018-19, professional division:
Blanka Bednarz and Matthew Bengtson
Estrella Piano Duo
The Sierra Duo
Takoma Park MD
In Motus Tuba Quartet
Fort Collins CO
Rosco String Quartet
Salt Lake City UT
Noree Chamber Soloists
New York NY
Ensemble for These Times
Highland Park IL
Sylvestris Quartet with Harry Baechtel and Michael Seregow
San Francisco CA
Duo Flautas Frescas
The American Prize in Chamber Music Performance, 2018-19, college/university division:
Ann Arbor MI
The Prima Piano Quartet
San Jose CA
Bierstadt Brass Quintet
The American Prize in Chamber Music Performance, 2018-19, high school division:
The Brahms Piano Quintet
New York NY
Huntley High School Saxophone Quartet
The Ariose String Quartet
Santa Clara CA
The Orenda Quartet
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! Our ensemble 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 year. 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!