Monday, January 28, 2019
Semi-finalists: BANDS/WIND ENSEMBLES, 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.
SEMI-FINALISTS: The American Prize in Band/Wind Ensemble Performance—college/university division, 2018-19
CSUSB Symphonic Band
San Bernardino CA
University of Houston Wind Ensemble
NEC Symphonic Winds
Capital University Symphonic Winds
Jeffrey D. Gershman
Slippery Rock University Symphonic Wind Ensemble
Slippery Rock PA
University of Arkansas Wind Ensemble
Sacramento State Symphonic Wind Ensemble
Matthew C. Morse
University of Wisconsin Oshkosh Wind Ensemble.
Wichita State University Wind Ensemble
UNC Charlotte Wind Ensemble
Missouri State University Wind Ensemble
SEMI-FINALISTS: The American Prize in Band/Wind Ensemble Performance—community division, 2018-19
The Allentown Band
Westchester Symphonic Winds
Quincy Concert Band
Dr. Trent A. Hollinger
Quad City Wind Ensemble
Camellia City Flute Choir
Martin Melicharek III
Los Alamos Community Winds
Los Alamos NM
SEMI-FINALISTS: The American Prize in Band/Wind Ensemble Performance—high school division, 2018-19
Huntley High School Wind Ensemble
Charlotte Catholic Symphonic Winds
North Hills High School Wind Ensemble
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! Our ensemble has 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 the 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.