Tuesday, January 7, 2020
Semi-finalists: COMPOSERS (vocal chamber music 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 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.
SEMI-FINALISTS The American Prize in Composition—Vocal Chamber Music (professional division), 2020
Ralf Yusuf Gawlick
Herzliche Grupe Bruno~Briefe aus Stalingrad
Time Does Not Bring Relief; The Spring and The Fall
First they Came
Timothy Lee Miller
The House With Nobody In It
Embarrassing Moments: Temper Tantrum, The Luncheon, Tongue Tied
JOURNEY—THE SONG CYCLE
Missouri City TX
Judith Lynn Stillman
Small Step, Giant Leap: A Lunar Fantasy
Danae Xanthe Vlasse
Woodcliff Lake NJ
The Child in the Hole
SEMI-FINALISTS: The American Prize in Composition—Vocal Chamber Music (student division), 2020
Two Taylor Songs
Patrick Connor Dittamo
Dysentery; Suicide in the Trenches; Cometh the Night
Ian Evans Guthrie
Where Dreams Come True; Spring; Call to Come; Storm: Nightfall
Dulce et Decorum Est
Hans Bridger Heruth
How do I love thee?
Ocean View DE
A Dream within A Dream
Mark Bolan Konigsmark
In to the Light, The Betrayal
Patrick Andrew Thompson
Jersey City NJ
Night, Sleep, and the Stars
Highland Park IL
Not Our Kids: A Fox News Operetta
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.
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.