Monday, December 17, 2018
SEMI-FINALISTS: band composers, 2018-19
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.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
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—Band / Wind Ensemble (professional division)
Mark Andrew Cook
Dawn at Fox Gap: Symphony for Wind Ensemble
Dante De Silva
Daytona Beach Shores FL
Variaciones Sinfonicas, Continental Concerto
Willow Street PA
Stone & Twilight
Quincy C. Hilliard
Between Glimpses of Blue
Andrew David Perkins
David P. Sartor
THE SAINTS OF SEWANEE
A Winter Storm in Old New England
Joseph T. Spaniola
Blow, Eastern Winds
Ann Arbor MI
Green Blade Rising
Van Nuys CA
Across the Divide
The American Prize in Composition—Band / Wind Ensemble (student division)
Brent A. Morden
Kansas City MO
Los Angeles CA
Through my eyes: One immigrant's story
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 soon. 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.