Competition Winners

 

2013 Composition Competition Winners

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2013 Frank Robert Abell Young Composer Competition for New Chamber Music. There were many excellent submissions this year! The works were reviewed independently by our composition faculty. Numerous works were standouts. Congratulations to our winners!

1st Place: Eugen Birman, "Red Desert"
2nd Place: Chaz Underriner, "nocturne series: 5 for string quartet and field recording"

Previous Winners:
The Frank Robert Abell Young Composer Competition for New Chamber Music:
2012 Christopher LaRosa, "Symmetries"
2011 Hunjoo Jung, "Maria! I must be Awakened to Your Soul"
2010 Nathan Heidelberger, "Of Songs"

The University of Louisville Young Composer Competition for New Electro-acoustic Music:
2012 Dexter Ford, "Barbershop"
2011 Ryan Gaston, "Nocturne (Crickets: Inside & Out)"
2010 Emilie Payeur, “Etude Claire et Nette”