Monthly Archives: January 2013

2012 Solo Harp Composition Contest winner announced

After reviewing 81 compositions for solo harp, submitted by composers from 24 different countries, USA International Harp Competition, Inc. announces … Continue reading Continue reading

Elliott Bark composition to be performed in Finland

Elliott Bark‘s “Reminiscence” for String Orchestra will be performed by professional Finnish string orchestra “St. Michel Strings (Mikkelin kaupunginorkesteri)” at its … Continue reading Continue reading

Texu Kim receives Goethe Institut commission

Texu Kim was awarded a 5,000 Euro commission by the Goethe Institut South Korea for the Asian Composers Showcase and Concert, one … Continue reading Continue reading

Ezra Donner winner in MTNA competition

Ezra Donner was awarded $,1500 as the Second-Place winner at the Young Artist level in the National Composition Competition of … Continue reading Continue reading

Mihajlo Djordjevic winner at Matinee Musicale

Mihajlo Djordjevic, guitar student of Petar Jankovic, won Second Prize at the 2013 Matinee Musicale competition in Indianapolis. Continue reading

Logan Chopyk and Curtis Prichard co-win Jacobs Brass Concerto Competition

Congratulations to Jacobs School student co-winners of the recent Brass Concerto Competition–Logan Chopyk, trombone, and Curtis Prichard, euphonium–who will perform … Continue reading Continue reading

Aida Huseynova publication and media presentations

Aida Huseynova, adjunct lecturer in music (Music in General Studies), published the article “From Chanting the Quran to Singing Oratorio: … Continue reading Continue reading

Christopher Miranda wins Jacobs School’s “Ravel Piano Concerto” competition

The Jacobs School of Music is pleased to announce that doctoral student Christopher Miranda has won an internal concerto competition and … Continue reading Continue reading

Student Brennan Hall and alumnus Aaron Sheehan included in glowing review of American Bach Soloists performance of St. John Passion

Jacobs School’s Brennan Hall, a student of Robert Harrison (and former student of Paul Elliott), and alumnus Aaron Sheehan were … Continue reading Continue reading

Daniel Carson wins Jacobs School’s double bass Bottesini concerto competition

Congratulations to Daniel Carson, a student of Bruce Bransby and winner of the Bottesini concerto competition in the Jacobs School … Continue reading Continue reading