It is my pleasure to announce Douglas Pew as the 1st Prize Winner and Peiying Yuan as the 2nd Prize Winner of the 2009 SCI/ASCAP Student Commission Competition.
The two national winners were chosen from the pool of thirty regional winners and finalists. The 1st Prize winner will receive a $1,500 commission to compose a new work to
be premiered at one of the SCI National Conferences, a recording of the new work to be included in the SCI CD Series, and publication of the commissioned score in the SCI Journal of Music Scores.
The 2nd Prize winner will receive a $1,000 commission to compose a new work to be premiered at one of the SCI National Conferences and a recording of the new work to be included in the SCI CD Series.
Once again, congratulations to both Douglas and Peiying and also to all of the regional winners and finalists!
Submissions for the 2010 SCI/ASCAP Student Commission Competition are due on December 30, 2009. Please check out the SCI website
(societyofcomposers.org) for more details.
Kari Juusela, SCI Coordinator of Competitions and Grants