Friday, December 20, 2019
Semi-finalists: COMPOSERS (band/wind ensemble division), 2019-20
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
SEMI-FINALISTS: The American Prize in Composition—Band / Wind Ensemble (professional division), 2019-20
Los Angeles CA
COURAGE for Winds
Santa Monica CA
"Nigun Prophecy," Lifeboat Variations
Howard J. Buss
Daytona Beach FL
The Four Seasons
St. Louis MO
The Darkest Hour
Shawn E. Okpebholo
This is Africa
Andrew David Perkins
Until the Night Collapses
Concerto for Flute and Symphonic Band
Van Nuys CA
Big World, Utopia Rising
Tyler Goodrich White
Michael Glenn Williams
Marina Del Rey CA
Let Freedom Ring
SEMI-FINALISTS: The American Prize in Composition—Band / Wind Ensemble (student division), 2019-20
Zach Gulaboff Davis
Bite the Bullet
East Providence RI
Sea of Clouds
Flirting with Disaster
Chee Weng Yim
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.