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If you were not chosen as a finalist, the competition is not yet over. The judges reserve the right to award Honorable Mentions, Citations, and other recognition to praiseworthy applicants later in the process. Non-semi-finalists will also receive certificates.
The postmark deadline for the next composition contest of The American Prize is December 15, 2011. Application forms and further information will be available on the website in early summer.
CHORAL COMPOSITION FINALISTS and their submitted works:
Ted Vives—Castrovalva, Lux Aeterna, Gloria
John Van Geem—The Blue Spirit
ORCHESTRAL COMPOSITION FINALISTS and their submitted works:
Lee Actor—Dance Rhapsody
Robert Wendel—Towers of Light
Jesse Ayers—The Passion of John Brown
Todd Goodman—Concerto for Bass Clarinet
Congratulations to all finalists.