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If you are not a finalist this year, please remember that the contests
are not yet over. The American Prize reserves the right to award
Honorable Mentions and Citations for Special Achievement to any
contestant, regardless of final placement.
Citations and Honorable Mentions are usually awarded at
the same time as winners and runners-up, but can be presented at any
time up to the last winners' announcement this fall.
Please make us aware of any misprints in the listings below by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org
We encourage 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. (See sample, below.)
2016 FINALISTS: The American Prize in Composition—OPERA/THEATER/FILM, professional division
Curtis Bryant Union City GA Zabette
Douglas Buchanan Cockeysville MD
Justin N Dello Joio New York NY
Avner Finberg Ithaca NY
A Taste of Damnation
Raymond Horton Floyds Knobs IN
Searching For America
Allen Shearer Oakland CA
Middlemarch in Spring
Judith Lynn Stillman Providence RI
When the Music Stopped
2016 FINALISTS: The American Prize in Composition—OPERA/THEATER/FILM, student division
Georgi T Dimitrov Los Angeles CA
Maximus: An Opera in One Act
Dayton Kinney Durham NC
Harriet Steinke Grosse Pointe MI
Somewhere in Europe
We encourage 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:
News! I've just been selected as a 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 winners in my division next month. 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 finalists.